Companies with a high profile are more likely to become the focus of anti-sweatshop protests.
Social connections help drive protest mobilization—as long as those connections aren't too close.
International food assistance can lead to a spike in the occurrence of armed conflict within a country.
After Change.org placed petitions at the center of its platform, the size of its membership soared. But operating a high-volume petition site isn’t enough for its leaders. Includes magazine extras.
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In China, a new kind of NGO has started to embed the values of civil society in its provision of social services.
A Web-based initiative uses analysis of social media chatter to locate hotspots of antisocial behavior.
Community activists have a lot of potential influence on whether large retailers enter a local market.
Deepening Community explores four aspects of creating a meaningful community in a modern world.
The Color Bind explores how color blindness and "color cognizance" can influence professional interactions.