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Banks Don't Need Houses, People Do! Foreclosures and the Financial Crisis

Ethan Miller | Posted 12.01.2012 | DC
Ethan Miller

Rev. Vanzant is one of many homeowners and renters in the D.C. area and nationwide being forced out of their homes by big banks. We need to organize and take to the streets to make our voices heard!

Occupy: A Movement That Didn't Satisfy

Andrew Lam | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Andrew Lam

The Occupy Movement, alas, hadn't made a dent in the collective consciousness that could in time change policies. We are the 99 percent. And we are mad as hell at the 1 percent and a system rigged to favor the rich. All true. But now what?

Unlike the Anti-Nukes & Cold War Activists, Occupy Will Not Put 1,000,000 People on the Street. Does It Matter?

Jerry Ashton | Posted 11.18.2012 | New York
Jerry Ashton

If Peace Action has its way, money will first of all be moved from funding weapons of war to bankrolling public works projects. If Occupy has its way, money will be moved from Wall Street banks to local savings and loans.

LOOK: China's Shocking Protest Photos

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

As widespread and sometimes violent anti-Japan demonstrations erupted in China on Saturday and Sunday, photos of the protests caused a stir on the Chi...

VIDEO: Pro-Life Rally At The 2012 DNC

Krzysztof Piotrowski | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics
Krzysztof Piotrowski

Pro-Life activists gather outside of the Democratic National Convention to rally against abortion....

In Charlotte, Not The Usual Protestor Problems

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 11.12.2012 | Impact
John Wellington Ennis

The political conventions have become a reliable playing field for protesters from all walks of life to gather outside the conventions where their voi...

Crossover Politics: Delegates Who Occupy

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By: Sayre Quevedo and Malachi Segers As the Youth Radio DNC team made its way up Trade Street tracking the Occupy Charlotte protest, we noticed these...

The Protesters, the Press and the Police

Judah Robinson | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics
Judah Robinson

Only time will tell whether the relationship between the police, the protesters, and the press will continue to be calm and cordial over the next few days at the Republican National Convention.

Topless Protest To Demand The Return Of A Matisse

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.21.2012 | Arts

On a recent morning in Caracas, Venezuela, over a dozen topless women donning only red pants congregated in front of the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo ...

Dear Chick-Fil-A

D.L. Hughley | Posted 10.09.2012 | Black Voices
D.L. Hughley

Dear Chick-Fil-A: It's not that I don't love you, we both know that's not true. I know I'll never find another like you. But baby, we are growing in two different directions. I'm afraid I won't be able to see you anymore.

What Will We Say to Each Other?

Tom Healy | Posted 10.02.2012 | World
Tom Healy

Protest is a conversation. It's been a strange, often frustrating, sometimes easy to mock, but essential ethos of American protest movements like #OWS and the Tea Party. And if you think about it, true conversation is democracy.

WATCH: Who Are The Real TSA Dissidents?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 09.29.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

It takes courage to whip out your camera and record TSA agents engaging in what you believe to be an unconstitutional activity.

Breaking: Daring Protesters Shut Down Obama Backed Strip Mine In West Virginia

Jeff Biggers | Posted 09.27.2012 | Green
Jeff Biggers

Ramping up renewed efforts to end mountaintop removal mining in central Appalachia, scores of protesters staged a daring action at the controversial Hobet strip mine today in Lincoln County, West Virginia.

Occupy Warzones

Michael Busch | Posted 09.11.2012 | World
Michael Busch

In an astonishing act of civil disobedience, local residents of Toribio, a small town in southwest Colombia, demanded that government forces fighting the rebel FARC go home -- and destroyed their fortifications to underscore the point.

Russia's New NGO Law: The Shadow Of Soft Power

Tomas Hirst | Posted 09.08.2012 | World
Tomas Hirst

Russia's new NGO law is more than a move against organizations receiving foreign funding. It is part of a broader campaign to squeeze out those the Kremlin sees as peddlers of "soft power."

Where Is Student Activism?

Daniel Little | Posted 09.08.2012 | College
Daniel Little

Are young people in universities today anything like their counterparts in Madison, Cambridge, or Champaign-Urbana in the 1960s, or are they more likely to be apathetic and disengaged when it comes to pressing social issues?

The Reality of the NYPD Patrol Guide Changes for Trans* and Gender Nonconforming People

justin adkins | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
justin adkins

As great as these changes to the patrol guide are, they will not stop the false arrests in suspicion of prostitution or racial profiling. They will not stop the NYPD "stop and frisk" policy.

'Bush Makes Me Cry': 15 Funniest Child Protesters

Oddee | Posted 07.05.2012 | Weird News

There are liberals and conservatives, and then there are children -- and sometimes it's the latter who form the best kind of protest. With t-shirt...

Ron Dicker

Soap Giant's Gay-Friendly Move

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Cue the protests. Another mainstream company has hired an openly gay celebrity as a spokesperson. Procter & Gamble announced Monday that comedian a...

The Citizen's Assembly: A Civic Infrastructure for Progressive Social Change

Harold A. McDougall | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics
Harold A. McDougall

The current generation of protesters must be urged to develop an organizational structure, supple as well as sophisticated, that does not repeat the mistakes of the past.

A Year Of Jubilee For Student-Loan Debt

Charles J. Reid, Jr. | Posted 08.28.2012 | Religion
Charles J. Reid, Jr.

In the last decade, we have witnessed a parabolic rise in tuition for state universities. In state-after-state, tuition has nearly tripled between 2000 and 2012.

Jason Linkins

No, The Conflict At The University Of Virginia Has Got Nothing To Do With A 'Queen Bee Scenario'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.26.2012 | Media

Back when the contretemps that's currently engulfing the University of Virginia concerning the ouster of University President Teresa Sullivan started ...

Zach Carter

University of Virginia Scandal Fingers Education's Corporate Masters

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.25.2012 | College

For more than two weeks, the University of Virginia has been in an uproar over the abrupt resignation of school President Teresa Sullivan. Sullivan st...

Zach Carter

University Coup Led By Political Donors Lacking Academic Experience

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.21.2012 | College

WASHINGTON -- The leadership coup at the University of Virginia was conducted by a governing board with profound financial means and limited professio...

PHOTOS: Pictures Of The Week: June 4 - June 10

Posted 06.11.2012 | Home

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