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Everyday acts of resistance (if you cannot go to protests)

There is a whole series of marches and protests planned in the coming months in the US. Here are good suggestions for small acts of resistance you can do if you cannot join.

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Tuesday, February 7, 2017

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A Women’s Strike Against Trump

Will the women's movement make it again? Strike mobilisation for March 8. It would be impressive indeed. Strikes are a…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Tuesday, February 7, 2017

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Creative resistance Everyday resistance Humour

Creative textil workers

Today's creative action: Everyday resistance by textil workers in the US (in a message to French consumers).

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Tuesday, January 31, 2017

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Activist campaign Strategy

Women campaigns that made a difference

A good and inspirational collection of successful examples:

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Sunday, January 29, 2017

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Humour Literature

Direct Action Comics

Ideal for activists who are comic fans (Exhibition at UMass, Amherst)http://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/herter-art-gallery-host-“direct-action

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Sunday, January 29, 2017

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Creative resistance

Creative reclaiming of space

Sarah FW writes: "Today's idea for creative civic action comes from a London-based activist group called Reclaim the…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Tuesday, January 31, 2017

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Resistance research

CfP on Postcolonial activism (Interface Journal)

The excellent activist-academic journal Interface has a call for papers, focusing on post-colonial movements: Social…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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Activist campaign Nonviolent action

Standing Rock resistance continues

The Standing Rock struggle goes on. 76 arrested in a new attempt to protect the water threatened by the pipeline. Our solidarity is needed!

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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Activist campaign

Romania resist corruption legalisation

Biggest protests in Romania in decades. Politicians try to protect their culture of corruption but the people is not accepting that.

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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Nonviolent action Resistance research

3,5 % of the population can topple a dictator

Thanks Erica Chenoweth for this strong pitch, showing the relevance of nonviolent action research, and how there is hope still for another US.

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Wednesday, February 1, 2017