Eight Palestinian college students have written a manifesto that begins “Fuck Hamas… Fuck Israel.
Posts Tagged: Activism
Freedom Riders’ Mugshots
The Freedom Riders were activists who made invaluable contributions to the progress of the civil rights movement in America by sitting illegally in segregated public transport.
Malala Yousafzai, In Struggle
“Sometimes I imagine I’m going along and the Taliban stop me.
Puerto Rico in Illinois
Students from Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School in Chicago, IL pose in front of a mural.
Pussy Riots Everywhere
Three members of girl band Pussy Riot have been sentenced to two years in jail for reciting an anti-Putin “Punk Prayer” to the Virgin Mary last February at Moscow’s Christ the Savior Cathedral.
Desegregation in Tennessee
Clinton, Tennessee — African-American teens walk through a tense crowd of white boys to enter the newly integrated Clinton High School.
Student activists at several Detroit public school have started a Freedom School in response to unjust suspensions and expulsions related to a joint student walk-out.
In 1960, photographer Eve Arnold traveled to Petersburg, Virginia to cover the Petersburg Improvement Association, a part of the non-violent protest movement happening in the South.
Marta: Portrait of a Teen Activist
We’re obsessed with Matt Ebert’s Super 8 parody of teenage AIDS activist Marta.