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Óscar Romero: On The Side Of The People

Posted by Pete on Mar 23rd 2020

Forty years ago, the Salvadoran Archbishop Óscar Romero was assassinated by a right-wing militant. He remains a shining example of the radical potential of Christian values. There have always been t … read more

Top 5 radical sporting protests

Posted by Adam on Mar 10th 2020

‘In life, there's the beginning and the end. The beginning don't matter. The end don't matter. All that matters is whether you're prepared to do what it takes to make change.’ John Carlos Y … read more

Yuri Gagarin: Overcoming the Odds

Posted by Pete on Mar 9th 2020

On the anniversary of his birth, let’s reflect on the first human in space and his humble roots – Yuri Gagarin. "Off we go! Goodbye for now, dear friends." Those were the words of Yuri Gag … read more

Malcolm X and Dr King: A Shared Fight For Freedom

Posted by Pete on Feb 23rd 2020

Often remembered as polar opposites, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King actually shared a great deal as fighters against white supremacy in the United States and beyond. "I always had a deep affect … read more

Angelina Grimké: A Radical Exception

Posted by Pete on Feb 19th 2020

Born into the plantation elite of early 19th century South Carolina, Angelina Grimké was the last person you’d expect to become a radical abolitionist. And yet… We’re all a product of our circumst … read more