People Power

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
"Now is the time for us to find a way to dramatize it, to make it real," declared Rep. John Lewis. "We have to occupy the floor of the House until there is action."
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Members of the dissident Coordinadora Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación (CNTE) teacher's union and supporters protested in Mexico City on June 19 against neoliberal education reforms. (Photo: Pedro Pardo/ AFP/ Getty)
The Mexican government's deadly crackdown on a teacher's union protest has...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Climate advocates are praising the Chinese government's new dietary guidelines...


Leading Black and Palestinian cultural workers, scholars, and organizers have extended a powerful message of solidarity across bounds of occupation, incarceration, and deadly persecution with their release Tuesday of a video entitled, "When I see them, I see us." Co-written by Black activist and Stanford graduate Kristian Davis-Bailey and Palestinian poet and author Remi Kanazi, the short video features figures from Lauryn Hill to Cornel West to Ahmed Abuznaid. The aim, in the words of...