One Backpack for Every Bedouin: Protests Against West Bank Village School’s Demolition Continues

Anti-occupation group protest to stop demolition of famous school at Khan al-Ahmar Bedouin village in the West Bank

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Israeli Women Rally From Across the Border in Solidarity With Gaza Women’s March

‘Our leaders and their leaders don’t want to make the change so it’s up to us,’ according to one Israeli peace activist who marched in solidarity with the first planned women’s march of the ongoing Gaza protests

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Coney Island Teens Take First Steps Into Anti-violence Movement

Instead of hanging out, 35 Coney Island teenagers spent their midwinter vacation last week learning to cope with everyday trauma and avoid dating violence.

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IN PHOTOS: Rise and Resist Rally Against White Supremacy

Demonstrators marched from New York City’s Grand Central Station to Times Square as part of the Rise and Resist Against White Supremacy rally on Sept. 18, 2017. The rally took place on the eve of President Trump’s first address to the United Nations General Assembly.    

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Bosnian Advocates Push for LGBTQ Rights Ahead of Global Day of Action

June is Gay Pride Month in the U.S., but the most important global day for gay rights is coming up on May 17. It’s the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, or IDAHOT for short.

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VIDEO: Protest Noise Pits Neighbors Against Demonstrators at New Jersey Abortion Clinic

Americans are bitterly divided over many policies of the new Trump administration, but one issue where divisiveness is nothing new is abortion. In one New Jersey town, a conflict has long simmered at a local abortion clinic — but not for the reason you might think.

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VIDEO: Coney Island’s Guardian Angel

Jose Gonzalez, a native Coney Islander, has been leading the local Guardian Angels chapter for about 10 years, and a member of the volunteer safety patrol group for more than two decades.

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