A Call for Civil Disobedience in North Carolina to Knock Sense into its Transphobic State Government

Knee jerk impulses and prejudices ran amuck in North Carolina this week as one of the worst transphobic “bathroom” bills was passed. If you live in North Carolina, or any geography that gets a similar law, here is a suggested act of civil disobedience.

Kim Davis and the Challenges of Civil Disobedience

Ariel Gordon discusses how you can be pro-gay rights and still question the ethics of Kim Davis’ civil disobedience.

It’s Time for Civil Disobedience in Indiana

It is time to bring the nonviolent protests of the 1960s civil rights movement to anti-gay Indiana.

Why Do Protesters Occupy the Streets?

Patrick DeCarlo examines the rationale behind stopping traffic, blocking bridges, and ruining your commute.

WOW: You Have to See This Time-Lapse Video of #MillionsMarchNYC

This is what America looks like. This is how America changes. This is how we grow.

To the People Complaining About the Inconvenience of the Highway Shutdowns

Disruptions are temporary. Structural racism in this country is ever-present.

What Do ALS and Ferguson Have in Common? The ‘Reverse the Hate’ Challenge

“Sleepy Hollow” star Orlando Jones co-opts the Ice Bucket Challenge to reverse the hate resulting from Ferguson.

Why Fight for L.G.B.T. Rights?

June 28th, 2014 marks 45 years of Gay Rights activism and social change that started with civil disobedience.

Meet the 25-Year-Old Prepared to Spend 10 Years in Jail to Stop Coal

Jonathan Moylan has spent 7 years fighting the expansion of coal mines in Australia. Will jail be the thing that stops him?

50 Years Ago Today: ‘Letter From Birmingham Jail’

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first publication of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.”

I’m an American Living in Israel and I’m going to Jail Rather Than Join the Israeli Defense Forces

Moriel Rothman is refusing to serve in the IDF an act of protest against what he sees as an unjust and evil system. Here is his story.

The Spirituality of #Occupy

Jack Varnell looks at the #Occupy movement through the lens of “everything has spiritual consequences”.

How Hackers Are Rewriting the Rules of Civil Disobedience

On the same day Yahoo laid off 600 of its employees, Yahoo’s image search function leaned a bit toward the risqué. And by that I mean an onslaught of X-rated imagery.