After picking up their first ever call in March 1974, the phones at Switchboard haven’t stopped ringing – their volunteers are always there to listen, no matter the query.
With his open-source website Bellingcat, Eliot Higgins has uncovered the story behind the Skripal poisonings, flight MH17, and the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville.
In her new book, Caroline Criado-Perez explores how most of the world’s data is based around the male body. Here, she explains how we can redress the balance.
The fashion world may be promoting a new, more ‘sustainable’ kind of consumerism – but no matter what they try and sell, buying new will never lead to real change.
In the past year alone, 79 hotels were given the go-ahead for construction – often at the expense of cultural spaces. We speak to the people fighting back.
Stansted 15 member Mel Evans looks back on the trials and tribulations of the last few months, and explains why the fight is nowhere near won.
Photographers Pirkle Jones and Ruth-Marion Baruch aimed to debunk the myths surrounding the party, revealing what wasn’t shown in the media.
Despite facing life imprisonment, a judge ruled that none of the Stansted 15 would be jailed. We were there outside court to document proceedings.
In a new series, we seek advice from some of the world’s most notable activists – starting with writer and environmentalist George Monbiot.
Stansted 15 member Ben Smoke meets Elin Ersson, the Swedish student who went viral for grounding a deportation flight.
This weekend, hundred of protestors took to the streets of London to march against violence and austerity.
This week marks the 40th anniversary of Gay’s The Word, a UK institution that fought police raids to become a hub of social activism.