Tag: Civil Disobedience
The whole world should be standing behind the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs and their clans and their vision for a different future.
“Criminal justice is deterring bad behavior.”
The leading force behind this wave of action is an organization called Sunrise Movement, which launched in 2016 with the immediate goal of making ambitious climate action a key issue in last year’s midterm elections.
There is a lot for us to do, and unless we have public space, we can’t do the work of building a different kind of society and a different kind of world.
The militarized response to communities of color signals a possible double standard in law enforcement’s acceptance of civil disobedience.
A new first-in-the-nation law will shield residents from arrest as they use direct action to stop fracking-wastewater injection wells.