Business Insider:

I'm a professor who studies protests and activism. Here's why the George Floyd protests are different.

The George Floyd protests may become a defining moment in the future of American politics.

The US Postal Service protests were the perfect example of a new type of political activism. But the organizing tactic is about to face its biggest test yet.

America is Shattering in Two

The pro-Trump riots at the Capitol may be a startling preview of a new political reality

Americans can't keep ignoring the dozens of states sneaking through laws that attack the right to protest and make it more dangerous to take to the streets

The Nation:

It's Time for Democrats to "Stop Clapping for Tinkerbell."


Youth Climate Activists Once Opposed Joe Biden. Now, They Say They�ll Vote for Him.


What History Tells Us About Protest in an Era of Vigilante Violence


How the Universal Language of Music Can Help Us Solve Our Planetary Problem

Protests in the Trump Era Have Been Mostly Peaceful. Here's How the 2020 Election Could Change That

Washington Post:

The original Women's Marchers are still a political force.

The young Climate Strikers marching this week are all fired up and ready to vote.

The Youth Climate Summit starts July 12. It's full of young activists trained in the anti-Trump movement.

This year's Women's Marchers weren't focused on the leadership controversy. They were all about local and national political organizing.

Here's why the protests against Kavanaugh (and the Trump administration) won't go away.

Who came out in the brutal heat to the 'Families Belong Together' march? Here's our data.

Here's who actually attended March for Our Lives. (No, it wasn't mostly young people

The American Prospect:

Door-Knocking in a Life-or-Death Campaign (with Lara Putnam)

Will Scientists Gear Up for Activism in the Age of Trump? (with Scott Frickel)

Huffington Post 11/9/16:

Waking Up in Trump's America Watching the Ocean Rise

The Society Pages, 2/6/17:

This is What Democracy Looks Like

The Conversation, 5/31/17:

The Demographics of the Resistance



VIDEO INTERVIEWS/APPEARANCES (in backwards chronological order):

Planet A DW News, 1/6/23

Radical climate protests - do they help or harm the movement?

ABC News, 11/10/22

Is eco-vandalism an effective way to raise awareness about climate change? Experts weigh in.

ABC, Nightline 11/9/22

The 24-year-old trying to bring conservatives into the environmental movement

CBC, The National 10/13/22

The debate over vandalizing art to fight for climate action

IMPACT X NIGHTLINE, Hulu, 10/13/23

S1E2 Climate Conservatives

The Hill, 4/12/21

The Sustainability Imperative: Climate Diagnosis

CBS Baltimore WJZ, 6/10/20

Diversity In Crowd At George Floyd Protests Shows Growing Support For Change, UMD Professors Say

The Day, DW News, 12/11/19

Greta Thunberg: The Power of the Next Generation

Morning Joe, 11/1/19

American Resistance: Tracing the Rise of Resistance Groups Since Trump

PBS Newshour, 9/20/19

Youth Marches for Climate Action draw Millions Around the World

CNN New Day, 1/19/19

Women Lead the Way in Nationwide March

Morning Joe, 3/26/18

Breaking down the numbers of March for Our Lives

Morning Joe, 1/22/18

Data Tracking Resistance Shows Movement's Growth

Thom Hartmann Program, 1/23/18

Why Resistance is More Important than Ever w/ Dana Fisher

ThinkProgress, 12/22/17

Looking Back on a Year of Resisting Trump

POTUS 2017 with Brian Lehrer, 8/31/17

Fox 5NYC, 3/7/17




From throwing soup to blocking traffic, what makes an effective climate protest? What On Earth Podcast on CBC News 1/6/21:

Can Climate Protests Make a Difference? The Climate Question on BBC World Service 10/10/22:

The Era of Climate Denial is Over: A new report from the IPCC clarifies the immense stakes in the climate crisis, Deconstructued Podcast at The Intercept 1/6/21:

Outsourcing Activism the Ralph Nader Radio Hour 1/6/21:

With Biden In Place, The 'Resistance' Tries To Pivot From Defense To Offense NPR 1/6/21:

Science Friday

Earth Day and the Evolution of the Environmental Movement 4/20/2021:

Climate Strike and California Auto Emissions 9/20/19:

A look at the pro-Trump protests in DC, Kojo Nnamdi Show 1/6/21:

BBC Newshour interview on why the George Floyd Protests are different 6/11/20: (beginning at 30 minutes)

Will Radical Resistance Movements Shaking up the Globe Reach the U.S.? The Takeaway 9/20/19:

Great Battlefield Podcast 9/20/19:

The Connective Tissue of Democracy, Democracy Works Podcast 9/20/19:

Why the Women�s March is still relevant, Greater LA, KCRW 9/20/19:

BBC World Service The Real Story: Do Protests Still Work 7/13/18:

The Takeaway 1/22/18:

NPR To the Point, 1/23/18:

NPR Morning Edition, 3/3/17:

NPR Marketplace, 8/11/17:

BBC's Good Morning Wales, 10/6/17:




New York Review of Books:


One of America�s Most Prescient Political Thinkers on the Changing Politics of Climate Change: Dana Fisher has studied Trump, the insurrection and Resistance. She says the opportunity to tackle climate change has finally arrived.

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