Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change


Tag: Activism


Innovations in the way that organizations use civil disobedience, protests, and other forms of activism to advance social progress


Civil Society

Civic Work, Civic Lessons: Two Generations Reflect on Public Service

By Thomas Ehrlich & Ernestine Fu | Jul. 15, 2013

Civil Society

Beyond Solidarity

Bridge-building is the next essential action for global gender equality.

By Courtney E. Martin | Jul. 11, 2013

Social Entrepreneurship

Between the Quick Exit and the Long Sojourn

Social entrepreneurs have to get out there and do the work, with enough staying power to make a real impact. Part one of a two-part series.

By Daniel Ben-Horin | 12 | Jun. 19, 2013


From Technocracy to a Practical Politics

For the environmental movement to succeed, it needs to convert its ideas, science, theories, and activism into practical politics that can win votes on a large scale.

By Joseph Zammit-Lucia | 3 | May. 28, 2013

Human Rights

Labor of Love

By Sharon Lerner | May. 15, 2013


Mobilizing the Masses

By Phuong Ly | May. 15, 2013

Civil Society

What Makes People Mobilize?

By Corinna Wu | May. 15, 2013


Curbing Corruption

By Corinna Wu | May. 15, 2013


Balancing Act

A conversation with South African Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan.

By Rik Kirkland | Apr. 18, 2013

Technology & Design

From Politics to Public Policy: Part 4

How campaign lessons can amplify your work. In part four: ten key takeaways.

By The Joyce Foundation | Apr. 9, 2013