The Congolese group Lucha successfully mobilized thousands to march for the right to water in the city of Goma. Now, the group is challenging the regime of President Joseph Kabila.
This week on Act Out!, some oil soaked headlines and lowlifes you need to be made aware of, PLUS your last chance to stand up for free speech in the digital age, as telecoms attempt on Dec. 14 to turn the internet into a series of toll roads and slow lanes.
From lockdowns and physical protests to legal challenges and other creative tactics, citizens are stepping up to hold pipeline companies accountable for their actions, and for their lies.
Thousands of landowners are receiving far less royalties than they expected from the sale of gas or oil produced on their property while gas companies get rich.