Ginsberg was one of the most high-profile representatives of the American counterculture and anti-war movement.
Asylum-seeking and refugee women have been channelling the current surge in global feminist activism to make their voices heard.
Activism increasingly relies on strong visuals that can be shared online, and – somewhat surprisingly in a digital world – physical billboards still play an important role.
Children will be responsible for the future protection of our fragile planet. Their knowledge and engagement are critical.
Palestinian women are the backbone of a fragmented and demoralised society.
Young Palestinian activists are risking their lives to protest against Israeli occupation – here's why.
The activism of the Parkland teens is a reminder of where social media gets it right. We mustn't forget them in our rush to regulate.
Race has long been a taboo subject in Brazil. With the March 14 killing of the black Rio politician Marielle Franco, any myth of the country as a 'racial democracy' has been broken wide open.
High profile strikes in key sectors – from railways to utility companies and universities – have taken place so far this year.
Nearly 300 community organizers and activists have been killed in Colombia since the country's 2016 peace accord. Who's behind these targeted assassinations?
Many activists have entered politics in the two decades of Indonesia's democratisation. But this hasn't improved the quality of democracy in the country.
New global communities of concerned citizens can help protect iconic places such as the Great Barrier Reef. But the scope of these remote communities must extend beyond mere 'slacktivism'.
An all-women workforce used to weed Italy's rice fields. And they left a powerful historical legacy.
The lightning-quick corporate response to demands for a boycott against the NRA shows that companies can't escape politics in an age saturated with social media.
According to a photojournalism expert, there can be a relationship between exposure to grisly images and activism. But there are also ethical considerations to be made.
A country with a questionable stance on LGBTI+ rights is again hosting the Winter Olympics.
The international community has failed to recognise the new political visions being articulated by young musicians and activists across Africa.
Citizen activists can influence the policy positions of their elected representatives. Their activism might well counter the advantages of the wealthy in America.
Why some corporations are quick to respond to criticism, and others hide away.
If you find help messages from factory and delivery workers in your presents this season, how should you respond?