Activism

‘He hit his head on purpose.’ A Russian cartoon denounces police brutality

‘He hit his head on purpose.’ A Russian cartoon denounces police brutality

‘Our bodies are our main weapon of resistance’: body positivity activist Miliyollie on fighting Russia’s beauty standards 

‘Our bodies are our main weapon of resistance’: body positivity activist Miliyollie on fighting Russia’s beauty standards 

‘We don’t have a hero yet’: the LGBTQ and feminist activists fighting for liberation in the Caucasus

‘We don’t have a hero yet’: the LGBTQ and feminist activists fighting for liberation in the Caucasus

1000 Doors of Odessa chronicles the vanishing beauty of the city’s historic thresholds

1000 Doors of Odessa chronicles the vanishing beauty of the city’s historic thresholds

5 feminist collectives leading the charge for women’s rights in Poland

5 feminist collectives leading the charge for women’s rights in Poland

Activists mark International Women’s Day by storming the Kremlin

Activists mark International Women’s Day by storming the Kremlin

Arrested but not defeated: Pussy Riot climb jail cell walls after latest arrest

Arrested but not defeated: Pussy Riot climb jail cell walls after latest arrest

Battle for Belgrade: why activists are pushing back against Serbia's loss of cultural space

Battle for Belgrade: why activists are pushing back against Serbia’s loss of cultural space

Celebrate a more inclusive Lithuania with this new LGBTQ-friendly map

Celebrate a more inclusive Lithuania with this new LGBTQ-friendly map

Extinction Rebellion is taking root in Eastern Europe. Here’s what they’re fighting for

Extinction Rebellion is taking root in Eastern Europe. Here’s what they’re fighting for

Gay rights activists detained in Moscow over Chechnya petition

Gay rights activists detained in Moscow over Chechnya petition

How one Russian rock concert transformed into an international movement against domestic abuse

How one Russian rock concert transformed into an international movement against domestic abuse

In conservative Tajikistan, Gen Z activists are using Instagram to fight for feminism

In conservative Tajikistan, Gen Z activists are using Instagram to fight for feminism

Kazakh feminist activist fined for photoshoot

Kazakh feminist activist fined for photoshoot

Last Address memorial project participant charged over plaque

Last Address memorial project participant charged over plaque

Lithuanian artist launches LGBT rainbow flashmob after arson attack

Lithuanian artist launches LGBT rainbow flashmob after arson attack

Meet the Kazakh woman using presidential portraits to avoid eviction

Meet the Kazakh woman using presidential portraits to avoid eviction

Meet the youth movement trying to stop Budapest’s Olympic bid

Meet the youth movement trying to stop Budapest’s Olympic bid