A proposed plan to expand the train station and “revitalize” the Midtown area would evict hundreds of residents, activists say.
The marine mammal has emerged as a symbol of the capitalism-driven destruction of the planet, with protesters “orcanizing” for Climate Week actions.
Protests and exhibitions against the Islamic Republic of Iran’s authoritarian regime will take place in dozens of cities across the US.
“The chickens give a voice to the voiceless in our community,” said Billy Corben, who participated in the action against commissioner Joe Carollo.
Activists are organizing a “call-in day” to remind politicians of the ongoing crisis with a protest-performance planned in New York this weekend.
Since the trend is getting a little repetitive — though its message no less urgent — we got a little creative and ranked this weekend’s interventions. Using soup cans, of course.🥫
Photographer Kisha Bari captured a demonstration at Foley Square in Manhattan, one of several across the city and nation.
Hyperallergic talks to director Sierra Pettengill about her documentary Riotsville, USA, which finds the roots of modern policing techniques in the 1960s
The protesters also targeted the British government’s controversial plan to build a road near the Stonehenge site.
This weekend, artist Lorenzo Bussi collaborated with cleaning workers to protest poor working conditions and low pay at the glitzy contemporary art museum.
The shirts, which feature an empty plinth and rope, have already sold out.
A photography exhibition at the Getty bears witness to activism but lacks the space to do it justice.