“There are nicer ways to do it. But the nice ways always fail.”
Inspired by an initiative cut short by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., moral leaders are planning a wave of civil disobedience.
Children have a way of speaking to our hearts.
For several days now, protesters have assembled outside the White House to express their opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline. The proposed pipeline will carry toxic, corrosive bitumen from the tar sands and will stretch over 1,700 miles from Canada to Texas. There, it will be refined, primarily for export.
In 1963, as King was giving his most famous speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, IPS was just opening its doors.
Tar Sands Pipeline Goes Beyond Even the Usual Environmental Stupidity — And That’s Why We Really Need to Fight Back
Here’s three reasons why the pipeline is truly idiotic and why I’m willing to get arrested to stop it.
The Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination treats insurrection as an art and art as a means of preparing for the coming insurrection.
Al Jazeera English returns to Kent State University 40 years later and asks: How could an event in rural Ohio help end a war on the other side of the world? Was justice ever served? How did the shootings affect anti-war movements in the U.S. and around the world?
To find the Palestinian Gandhi or MLK, the first step is to look in Israeli detention centers.