Protesters use shoes for Climate March

November 29, 2015
Art & Activism
Protesting shoes in Paris for the Climate March

Flashmobs and flamenco:how Spain’s greatest art form became a tool for political protest

October 30, 2015
Art & Activism
How a traditional art form is used in protest.


Humor on the streets in Istanbul

June 9, 2013
Graffiti jokes abound in comments on the occupation of Gezi and Taksim


Silent March in Chiapas

December 24, 2012
Zapatistas gather in silent protest.

A video posted by PanLeft

Apple technology to prohibit transmission

September 5, 2012
Under Threat
Software enables shutdown of cell phones, cameras and computers.


Apple has patented a piece of technology which would allow government and police to block transmission of information, including video and photographs, from any public gathering or venue they deem “sensitive”, and “protected from externalities.”

Women in West Virginia Shave Their Heads in Protest

May 31, 2012
Art & Activism
West Virginia Women shave their heads to protest mountain-top removal.

West Virginia Women (and men) stood in solidarity with our mountains that have been stripped of their trees, plants, and top soil; our streams, springs and wells that have been destroyed; and with our people who are sick and dying as a result of mountaintop removal – by shaving their heads on the steps of the State Capitol today, Monday, May 28, 2012. It was a profoundly powerful and emotional expression of unity and commitment to the environment and the future of this great state.

Toy Protest in Russia

February 15, 2012
Art & Activism
"Unsanctioned event!". Toys are not allowed to protest since they are not people.

Toy protest in Barnaul  

Radioactivists of Japan

August 2, 2011
The growing activism in Japan against nuclear power and the Japanese social structure.

From Clarissa Seidel and Julia Leser:

Radioactivists Trailer from ginger blonde on Vimeo.