Scholars who study policing explain what they have found that could help reduce police prejudice and violence.
Opinions about demonstrations are formed in large part by what people read or see in the media. This gives journalists a lot of power when it comes to driving the narrative.
Politicians who refuse to listen to popular demands have a reason to be concerned.
On the eighth anniversary of the Syrian uprising, scholar Wendy Pearlman writes about the people who risked their lives and raised their voices to fight the oppressive rule of Bashar al-Assad.
Comrade Cheetolino, Mango Mussolini, Agent Orange ... just a few of Trump's fake tan induced nicknames.
Thanks to a violent fringe of protesters backed by Hamas, a far larger non-violent movement is struggling to control the narrative of what's happening in Gaza.
In order to tackle inequality, we need to understand what drives resistance to it and government responsiveness.
The seeds of discord that were planted in independent Togo have resulted in ethnic divisions, and a state that has long been ruled by family. But recent protests could mean things are about to change.
The May 4, 1970 shootings at Kent State still loom large in our national conscience. What do these events tell us about the role of the university in today's climate of student protest?
As a privileged mainstream protest movement rises, it should heed the experiences and triumphs of its more radical counterparts
People risk being physically harmed during violent protests. But there is also an emotional element at play.