Under-mining Vedanta

A day of global protest marked mining giant Vedanta's annual general meeting. Samarendra Das and Miriam Rose report.

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NI 486 - The transgender revolution - October, 2015
Police attack indigenous protesters at the 'Emperatriz' plantation where an activist was killed last April.Photo: Robin Oisin Llewellyn

Resistance is fatal

Robin Llewellyn reports on the murder of environmentalists in Colombia.

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NI 484 - Capitalism is spinning out of control - July, 2015
Global frack-down

Global frack-down

Claire Fauset looks forward to a summer of resistance.

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NI 483 - Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion - June, 2015
Violence flares in West Papua

Violence flares in West Papua

Harry Jenkinson reports on an ongoing struggle for independence.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015
Leviathan challenged

Leviathan challenged

Opposition to an Israeli gas-export deal is growing, reports Juman Asmail.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015
Photo: Peter Tatchell

A word with Peter Tatchell

The human rights activist has seen - and suffered - a lot in his decades of campaigning. But, he tells Cristiana Moisescu, he still believes in forgiveness.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015

Action on banks - what you can do

How to get involved... and some inspiration from Spain.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015

Ending corporate rule

Can we find a way to loosen big business's stranglehold on the US? asks Mark Engler.

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NI 481 - Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? - April, 2015
Photo: westmillsolar.coop

Take action on renewables

Some ideas and starting points on how you can help build a cleaner, fairer energy future.

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NI 480 - The great green energy grab - March, 2015
Under the sun: Children shelter beneath a solar panel in Dharnai village.Photo: Vivek M. / Greenpeace

From best to worst: renewable energy around the world

Inspiring examples of democratic, renewable energy – and also how not to do it.

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NI 480 - The great green energy grab - March, 2015
Australia’s Knitting Nannas: tackling climate change one stitch at a time.Photo: Jeremy Buckingham under a CC Licence

Seniors take on climate change

Cristiana Moisescu looks at the rise in global 'grey activism'.

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NI 479 - Democracy in the digital era - January, 2015
‘We are all Ayotzinapa’

‘We are all Ayotzinapa’

Andalusia Knoll looks at the recent case of the 43 missing students.

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NI 479 - Democracy in the digital era - January, 2015

Mixed media: Books

The Drum Tower by Farnoosh Moshiri; The Final Charge by Dawood Ali McCallum; The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck; They Can’t Represent Us! by Marina Sitrin and Dario Azzellini.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Syria - when protest seemed plausible.

Mixed media: Film

Citizenfour directed by Laura Poitras; We Are The Giant directed by Greg Barker; Winter Sleep directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Mine shafted

Mine shafted

Jess Worth on indigenous Canadians' fight against a mine.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Tarpaulin revolution

Tarpaulin revolution

In London's Parliament Square, protesters provide a visible alternative to the politics of vested interest. Hannah Martin reports.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Chile's agitating students

Chile's agitating students

Eilis O'Neill on the struggle for free, quality, universal education.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
Photo: Tommy Japan under a CC Licence

Citizen activism marches on

Mark Engler draws lessons from marches past and present.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
Naomi Klein.Photo: Suzanne DeChillo/The New York Times/Redux

Rocking the boat

Graeme Green talks to author and activist Naomi Klein about why global warming is a political issue.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
‘Thou noxious, treach’rous, belching oily rogue!’ I give BP a good telling off shortly after invading the Roundhouse Theatre’s stage. We later discovered the audience was full of BP employees on a staff outing.Photo: David Hoffman

My spy

Why did an oil company go to such lengths to monitor Jess Worth’s activism? Perhaps we are more powerful than we think.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
Illustration: Steven Munday

A year of oil resistance

Around the world, local communities have been hitting the oil monster where it hurts.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014
Leave the oil in the soil! Indigenous representatives from communities resisting oil extraction all over the world marched together at the front of the recent 400,000-strong New York climate march.Photo: Jenna Pope / Bold Nebraska

Ending the oil age

Change is coming. Jess Worth examines whether growing pressure for divestment and disruption can knock Big Oil off its perch.

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NI 477 - Big oil RIP? - November, 2014

And finally: Uri Fruchtmann

The filmmaker and director tells Jo Lateu why he supports activists who expose wrongdoing through video.

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NI 472 - Organ trafficking - May, 2014

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
The transgender revolution October, 2015
Capitalism is spinning out of control July, 2015
Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion June, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? April, 2015
The great green energy grab March, 2015
The great green energy grab March, 2015
Democracy in the digital era January, 2015
Democracy in the digital era January, 2015
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
Big oil RIP? November, 2014
The politics of language loss June, 2014
Organ trafficking May, 2014
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