Our two-year study explores how female writers and journalists use online platforms to engage in gender activism, and how they navigate the challenges and opportunities that come with digital media.
The push to expand charter schools in the U.S. contributed to a robust movement of teachers’ unions and allies demanding a well-resourced public school system.
The unique challenges of the pandemic changed the way community organisations work. Organisations that worked in silos during other emergencies bundled their expertise and resources.
The lifelong activist and Dominican sister was arrested over 40 times, often with Sister Carol Gilbert, for peaceful actions protesting nuclear weapons.
Cosmetics companies have agreed to remove racially offensive language from their skin products - but history, in Kenya and South Africa, shows they've done the same before.
For decades, athletes, as a general rule, steered clear of politics. Teams and sponsors liked it that way, and fans did, too. No more.
When professional athletes refuse to play, they engage in activism that can't be co-opted by team owners and corporate sponsors.
More than a fifth of US children were working in 1900, and many Americans saw nothing wrong with that. It took decades of activism and court battles plus economic upheaval to change course.
Three experts weigh in on how college students will be taking activism from the streets to online this fall.
The structures of leaderful practices in online social media networking sites in the case of the Black Lives Matter Movement.
Big businesses often engage in social activism because they want to sway public policy outcomes. They’re not exclusively trying to appeal to liberal customers.
If teenagers organizing on social media can hamper a presidential campaign rally, how challenging is it to manipulate elections?
A focus on academic and professional achievement and patterns of trust affect Chinese students' involvement in activism.
Across the United States, police are shielded from both public and departmental accountability by multiple layers of contractual and legislative protections.
A largely wordless social media protest allowed many to take a political stand who might otherwise have stayed aloof
Despite hardships, youth are rallying to build a new vision for the planet. The rest of us should join them.
During the pandemic, climate activists are thinking globally and acting digitally.
The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, or SNCC, traces its lineage to students who learned from a 'second curriculum' at historically black colleges and universities, a historian recounts.
Today's grandmothers spent their university years protesting. A former Australian Human Rights Commission president tells her sister grandmothers they have nothing to lose by continuing the fight.
Written from prison, the new book of poems by the writer, academic and activist shows her fire but also her deep love for Uganda.