January 17, 2018 | Nine movement leaders from all over the world share their hopes for the year to come.
Articles by Matthew Duss
August 3, 2016 | Some see Democratic VP pick Tim Kaine as a promising counterbalance to Clinton's hawkishness.
March 22, 2016 | In the face of silence from Washington, the Clinton-backed coup government in Honduras is mopping up activists for democracy and indigenous rights.
March 10, 2016 | The legendary activist dedicated her struggles to martyrs in the fights against exploitation and imperialism. Now she's become one herself.
October 30, 2015 | Amid rising violence against human rights defenders, Guatemalan activists are counting on an emboldened civil society to take on their next president.
June 16, 2015 | A broad-based movement against official corruption is rocking Guatemala to its core.
December 16, 2014 | The Garifuna, an Afro-indigenous community in Honduras, are standing up to government repression, corporate land grabs, and narco violence.
April 1, 2014 | Despite U.S.-backed violence against them, indigenous communities are fighting back as multinational corporations encroach on their lands.
September 19, 2013 | Indigenous activists in Honduras risk their lives to protect their lands from predatory "development."
August 2, 2007 | Like a gambling addict who has to keep betting more to cover his previous losses, the Bush administration's recently announced plan to provide some $65 billion worth of advanced weapons to Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Israel over the next 10 years represents a reckless, poorly considered attempt to mitigate the consequences of its ill considered invasion of Iraq.