Brian Johns suffered chemical burns over 65 percent of his body in a Deer Park plant explosion. A representative of his company, a subsidiary of Dow Chemical, tried to tell doctors Johns had just encountered some really hot water.
If you've never heard of Diane Wilson, you've probably heard about the environmentalist who poured Karo syrup on herself on the steps of the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., to protest the BP oil spill. (That was Wilson.) Or about the one who chained herself to the Dow Chemical tower in 2002, ... More >>
Johan Grimonprez's stunning work screens at the Blaffer Museum.
The Yes Men take on companies using their own tools.
The Yes MenDepending on your world view, The Yes Men Fix the World, out on DVD today, is either very, very funny or really, really not funny at all. But humorous or not, it is entertaining and should be required viewing for anyone who doubts that big business is out to screw the public.In th ... More >>
The Yes Men's cheerful quest for social justice.
Artists take on corporations and the government in "Thought Crimes"
A picture of our opinions on local exhibitions
The State Bar of Texas tries again to KAYO John O'Quinn but can't lay a glove on him
Alone at last, Ismail Merchant strikes out
Diane Wilson asked only that her home bay be allowed to live. She says she was told no. So she went to war.