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‘I refuse to hand over my aliveness’: How black activists are maintaining their well-being in this moment

Read essays by author Charlene Carruthers and Black Lives Matter co-founder Opal Tometi

This woman campaigned for Prohibition by smashing up bars. Male writers have been villainizing her since.

A century after Prohibition went into effect, it’s time to correct the record for Carry Nation

I teach at Syracuse University. Racist acts on campus have left me scared, tired and more motivated than ever.

There is no way to outrun racism or white supremacy, but we can chip away at it with intention

‘Hong Kong is my home’: I am protesting on the front line and refuse to back down

Protester Sonia Ng shares her story in her own words

Meet the 17-year-old climate activist who skipped school to hunger strike at the Capitol

Sophia Kianni was by far the youngest, and one of the only women, at the protest in Nancy Pelosi’s office

Lizzo — and others on the Internet — are making the peach emoji political. Here’s how.

In certain online circles, the peach is becoming a protest emoji

We come from different nations and generations, but we’re allies in the climate fight. Here’s why we’re optimistic.

We face big challenges, but we’re not demoralized

Take a look at the new leaders of climate activism. They’re teenage girls.

‘Something different is happening here. We have a new wave of contention in society that’s being led by women.’

‘How dare you?’: At U.N. climate summit, 16-year-old Greta Thunberg rebukes world leaders

‘You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words’

Millions of young people around the world strike for action to stem climate change

The strikes come three days before world leaders are set to gather at the United Nations on Monday for a much-anticipated climate summit