Can antifa build an effective broad-based anti-fascist movement?
Using violence and suppressing free speech is no way to build a just society.
Combating online abuse with the principles of nonviolent resistance
Individual and collective empowerment may be a more effective strategy than policing or legal action.
What does it take for activists to get your attention?
We need campaigns that educate media consumers on how they are manipulated.
What can be learned from recent studies on nonviolent action?
Books about peace are rare when compared to books about war, but a raft of new work expands our understanding enormously (3k words).
Why understanding gut reactions is key to building powerful social movements
Activists need to recognize and utilize their intuition as well as their rational minds.
Published in: HomeAustralian medics refuse to be silenced over refugee abuse at detention centers
A new gag law has turned refugee policy into a free speech issue, mobilizing health professionals to oppose the government’s policy more strongly.