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Climate Protest Arrests in US and UK

Police had imprisoned 114 protesters without charging them with any crime, merely for showing up at a demonstration outside the Ratcliffe-on-Soar power station. [...]

Why Bother To Get Debaptised?

People who had baptism imposed on them during their childhood are seeking a way to create a compensatory public statement of their own, that they can no longer be claimed by Christian churches as part of the “flock”. [...]

Christians Stand Up To Poetry!

Was it a bombing? A riot? An act of vandalism? Nope. It was poetry. [...]

On the Roof Against War In Bristol

Activism against weapons merchant Raytheon in Bristol, UK. Is it just me, or do these Brits have a bit more activist backbone than we Americans these days? [...]

Plane Stupid Strikes Again

Members of the UK protest group Plane Stupid have struck again, shutting down London’s Stansted airport in protest of government inaction on climate change. [...]

Welsh Protests Against War

The Brighton EDO factory works with American company ITT to provide bombs, tanks, attack helicopters and unmanned drones that have attacked civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan from the skies. [...]

As UK Public Slides into Government ID Tracking System, Some Resist

In my college days, the red diaper babies who taught my social science classes loved to refer to Europe, especially Northern Europe, for examples of what the United States could be if it would only shed its capitalist blinders. Wouldn’t everything just be better?

Not everything. To be sure, there are areas in which European [...]

Creationist Bait

There was no Intelligent Design necessary to get these worms to evolve the capability of eating soil that contains high levels of heavy metals. Natural selection did the trick [...]

Plane Stupid In For the Long Haul Against Short Haul

Plane Stupid is plain genius. Last month, a member of the UK activist group glued himself to the Prime Minister inside 10 Downing Street with the message, “You only have two possible legacies before you leave office: as the first prime minister to take climate change seriously, or the last one not to.”

Today, members [...]