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The last tree or the final straw?

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | June 2, 2013

Our office in Istanbul has been under siege. It is in the heart Taksim, an area in which a brutal police clampdown has been trying to end the peaceful protest over the planned destruction of the small, and historic, Gezi Park by Taksim...

People power and the right to public transport

Blog entry by Leonardo Medeiros | June 21, 2013

Brazil has finally woken up. Does this sound too optimistic? It may be, but there is no doubt that this is a day to remember. Brazilians, used to status quo in their country, finally decided to exercise their right to disagree with...

Giving the street back to whom it belongs

Blog entry by Bernardo Camara | June 20, 2013

"The people finally woke up" … and they won't be going back to sleep. This phrase, heard from the four corners of Brazil this Monday, reflected a infectious sentiment felt everywhere. The hours past midnight saw thousands of people...

Day of action on climate change

Feature story | December 11, 2007 at 23:46

As negotiators from 190 governments complete the first of two weeks of discussions on climate change, in Bali, people around the world took to the streets for a Global Day of Action, to raise their voices about the need for urgent action to avert...

Occupy the world

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | October 21, 2011

zoom Credit: NASA At the weekend my twitter feed was alive with news of the hundreds of thousands of people around the world, including in my adopted city of Amsterdam, taking a stand in solidarity with the...

Planet A March and Concert for the Climate

Image gallery | December 5, 2009

March against Mining

Image gallery | May 1, 2010

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