occupy

Terraform

​Huxleyed Into the Full Orwell

The First Amendment Area was a good 800 yards from the courthouse, an imposing cage of chicken-wire and dangling zip-cuffs.
Cory Doctorow
11.17.14
Twitter

How Twitter Helped Ferguson Learn to Treat Tear Gas Victims Overnight

Activists from all around the world are helping the residents of Ferguson deal with tear gas, pepper spray, rubber bullets, and sound weapons.
Jason Koebler
8.19.14
Motherboard Blog

The OccupyWallSt.Org Founder Wants to Replace Government with the Tech Industry

According to the WhiteHouse.gov petition, Google's Eric Schmidt would become CEO of the nation.
Brian Merchant
3.20.14
Internet

Two Years Later, Where Is Occupy's Internet?

Catching up with Isaac Wilder, who we first met during the height of Occupy actions as he and a small band of hackers set out to build the people's Internet.
Brian Anderson
3.14.14
tech

Ukraine's Revolutionary Tech

How Ukraine's protesters used apps, Bitcoin, and interactive maps to oust an autocrat.
Brian Merchant
3.5.14
videos

Al Gore: The Survival of Civilization is at Risk

Climate change is running rampant, our politics are infected by moneyed interests, and corporations control our media. Al Gore sits down with Motherboard to explain two possible futures he sees for humanity.
Brian Merchant
10.3.13
Motherboard Blog

The Occupy Wall Street Walking Tour

On its second birthday, some of Occupy Wall Street's key players held a participatory walking tour in the financial district.
Brian Merchant
9.17.13
Motherboard Blog

Guerrilla Painters Are Fighting for Beirut's Public Spaces

Urban renewal started with filling up the bullet holes. With color.
Rashed Aqrabawi
7.23.13
politics

At the Restore the Fourth Rally in Chicago, All Eyes Were on the Future of Privacy

Will yesterday’s noise actually do anything, or will the protests fizzle out like the Occupy movement?
Fruzsina Eordogh and DJ Pangburn
7.5.13
Motherboard Blog

From Tahrir to Occupy to Istanbul: An Anatomy of Current and Future Protest

Here we go again.
Brian Merchant
6.4.13
YouTube

Nigeria Bans Occupy Video About Its Oil Curse, Video Obviously Goes Viral

Now more people will learn about Nigeria's oil curse than ever would have before.
Brian Merchant
4.25.13
Motherboard Blog

How Cops Became Soldiers: An Interview with Police Militarization Expert Radley Balko

Balko, an investigative reporter for the Huffington Post, was kind enough to answer some questions about how our police turned into soldiers
Michael Arria
3.4.13
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