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They are meant to represent the number of children killed in shootings since Sandy Hook.
A global activist group wants to help boost voter turnout, especially among U.S. citizens who live in Mexico and can't stand Donald Trump.
A historic question faces the British people this week, a choice about the survival of Britain itself, and the values that have made it great. To see this choice, we first have to wade through a thicket of arguments designed to obscure it.
The campaign targets fossil fuel lobbyists and climate change skeptics.
How can those of us who feel like global citizens already -- which is not everyone, granted -- begin to act like global citizens?
While Berkeley is more progressive than many places in the U.S, it is clear that the culture of large-scale student activism has changed. Many claim the youth of today are apathetic. Others say they just engage in different ways. It may also be that exorbitant college fees play a large part in taking the radical edge out of the student population.
I had barely touched down in California when it was time to take off again. This time, to Detroit, to attend Netroots Nation, billed as the United States' biggest annual gathering of progressive activists, organizers and online social justice innovators.
It is one year since the death of 26-year-old Aaron Swartz, the renowned computer programmer, writer, political organizer and Internet activist. People all around the world are remembering Swartz
We are within reach of doing something unprecedented: stopping a U.S. war before it starts by means of a Congressional vote. We have public opinion our side including a majority of Democrats, a majority of Republicans, and a majority of Independents.
Lobbyists from AIPAC are pressing your senators and representative to support legislation that if adopted as written would push the United States significantly closer to war with Iran.
For too long, AIPAC has derived much of its power by purporting to speak in the name of the American Jewish community. AIPAC is, of course, free to continue to push military build-up and endless settlement expansion. But it can no longer claim to do so in our name.
Online activism group, Avaaz.org is pressuring businesses like Wyndham Hotels endorsed by the NRA to sever ties until the NRA shifts its position on gun control laws. Abrea Armstrong, Britni Danielle and Tim Reynolds join Marc to discuss.
Avaaz.org is calling on Wyndham to end its affiliation with the NRA. The online activism group has 17 million members worldwide
On Friday afternoon, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development convened. Dubbed Rio+20, the conference was the largest UN summit ever held and marked the 20-year anniversary of the original Earth Summit also held in Rio.
The bill is scheduled for debate Thursday and slated for vote on Friday. On Tuesday evening, the bill's authors announced
According to Avaaz, which has helped facilitate the escapes, all four journalists set out from Homs with a team of local
A U.N. report from November 2011 established that arbitrary arrests and unlawful detentions are widespread. According to