Heartbreaking work from Iranian American Shirin Barghi, with her Twitter stream @shebe86 as artistic expression, she has rendered one of the most powerful statements we’ve seen. This, and the victims,
From Ferguson, Missouri, shocking images of the police response to protesters there have shown to many the true extent and the reality of the militarization of our domestic police
A Ugandan court has invalidated the anti-gay bill signed into law earlier this year, ruling the measure to be illegal because it was passed during a parliamentary session that lacked a quorum.
We wanted to: 1. get up a link to the full video and transcript of Eddie Vedder’s speech and performance of “Imagine” in Portugal on Friday since we hadn’t been
DJs Fabian Alsultany & Derek Beres focus in on rebel music from around the world and musicians “who have looked at their cultures and found things wrong in the politics
On Thursday, French-raised Chilean hip-hop artist Ana Tijoux held an interview and performance for Democracy Now!, and had bold words to say about her home countries, the United States, and
Voice Project Director Hunter Heaney joins Chomsky, Assange, Greenwald calling for Barrett Brown release
The Voice Project’s director Hunter Heaney has joined Noam Chomsky, Julian Assange, Shepard Fairey, Glenn Greenwald, Chris Hedges, Molly Crabapple, Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alekhina in issuing a statement supporting
In support of ongoing four-day protests in Los Angeles’ Ports, Tom Morello, also known as guitarist for Rage Against The Machine Guitarist and as The Nightwatchman, has joined over 120 workers
Last month, we covered the story of the many artists who are facing beatings, arrest, and political repression in Belarus, the country that carries the unfortunate title of Europe’s last dictatorship.
Cecily McMillan walked out of Rikers today a free woman. And right away, her first act has been to raise the flag for those who remained behind, the women serving