There is nothing more important than a healthy environment. Without that, all the other fundamentals — food, housing, education, family, leisure, pensions etc. — are at risk.
DIY gift ideas, dealing with conservative relatives and other tips to make it through the most consumerist time of the year
Taking Liberties: Santa Claus rejects NORAD escort, may be placed on no-fly list
Africafiles: The Pulse
Homosexuality is illegal in 38 African countries, including Cameroon, where an activist was murdered in July. Cameroonian LGBTI rights activist Yves Yomb shares his story.
This year has seen many movements break into mainstream consciousness, take on new digital forums and grow. Here are this year's top five tools you can use to create change and get involved.
It's a model workshop intended to bring Inuit communities together while healing from abuse and preventing any further harm.
A toolkit on working with sex workers
What frontline activists need to know.
How to bust myths about fatness while defending yourself against fat hate
Debate is being pulled in all directions right now, but Sweden seems to be setting the tone: