January 30th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Ken Ward is one of the Valve Turners who shut down oil pipelines in 2016. He will get a chance to present a necessity defense at a trial in Washington next month thanks to a ruling by the Washington Supreme Court
April 23rd, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Why do people who protest against climate change face going to jail while those causing climate change escape unpunished? When is civil disobedience required, if ever? With less than 12 years to go to reduce global carbon emissions to zero, being polite and waiting our turn may no longer be an option.
April 15th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The Extinction Rebellion is calling for a global campaign of civil disobedience to force governments to confront climate change. You can join the cause. But should you?
June 22nd, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Climate advocates James Hansen and Bill McKibben are still committed to effective policies that will address global warming. One is pessimistic while one is cautiously optimistic.
February 5th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Ken Ward, a climate activist who shut down a pipeline in the state of Washington last October, got a hung jury at his criminal trial last week in an example of the power of jury nullification.
May 4th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
350.org has announced the launch of Break Free, a global wave of peaceful protest that will last for 12 days, [&hellip
October 20th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Over one hundred and fifty Columbia University students continue their civil disobedience protest in an attempt to force the university [&hellip
July 2nd, 2013 | by Tim Tyler
If you didn’t get a chance to watch the David Letterman show last week, you missed the interview with Tim DeChristopher. [&hellip