This summer’s activist in focus is Emily Giles an art therapist focused on using the creative process to help strengthen individuals and communities.
Update: US State Department tampered with Human Trafficking Report, Activists Under Attack, and Sudan Accused of War Crimes.Read More
Every quarter, Positive Activism seeks to discover a new activist and find out what what really makes them tick! This spotlight piece features Asher Platts. Here Asher shares his story of how he came to be so involved with the Greens and offers inspiration to those considering becoming involved with the political system.Read More
Through the generosity of our donors and hard work of a few volunteers, we were able to purchase the materials for, create, and deliver seventy two care packages that will be handed out to Madison’s homeless population if/when they cannot be admitted to shelters.Read More
The video of the police, which was released shortly after, has sparked outrage around the world, and lead to a backing down of police forces in Hong Kong.Read More
According the Al Jazeera, at least 6 “suspected militants have been killed by a US drone strike in the North Waziristan tribal area of Pakistan. Today’s strike is the 4th US strike in the country in recent months, occurring after…Read More
Get the latest activist news through Positive Activism. This week we feature articles from Nigeria, Syria, Sudan, and Ethiopia.Read More
This week, Bill speaks with historian Harvey J. Kaye, author of the new book, The Fight for the Four Freedoms: What Made FDR and the Greatest Generation Truly Great, about how FDR’s speech was a rallying cry to build the kind of progressive society that Roosevelt hoped for but did not live to see at war’s end.
Kaye says the president was able to mobilize Americans who created “the strongest and most prosperous country in human history.” How did they do it? By working toward the Four Freedoms and making America “freer, more equal and more democratic.”Read More
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has fled the country, protesters are bloodied and dead, Outcry over Uganda’s latest Anti-Gay bill, A mix of al Qaeda, local insurgents, and organized criminals, require counterterrorist reactions according to 18 Western and African nations.Read More
Syria misses deadline. Activist arrested in Sochi, CAR soldiers lynch suspected ex-rebel. South African Miners continue strike. Click to learn more.Read More