10 Quotes From a Oglala Lakota Chief That Will Make You Question Everything About Our Society

10 Quotes From a Oglala Lakota Chief That Will Make You Question Everything About Our Society

By Wisdom Pills / wisdompills.com Luther Standing Bear was an Oglala Lakota Sioux Chief who, among a few rare others such as Charles Eastman, Black Elk and Gertrude Bonnin occupied the rift between the way of life of the Indigenous people of the Great Plains before, and during, the arrival and subsequent spread of the European pioneers. Raised […]

While Reporting On The Anti-Catcalling Signs That Are Popping Up Around New York This Happened.

A recent campaign to raise awareness about catcalling highlighted that between 70 and 99 percent of women will get catcalled at some point in their lives. These Anti-Catcalling signs are being placed around New York by Feminist Apparel and when Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reported on these signs popping up around New York, he found a man who believes cat […]

Monsanto Profits Fall Another 15% In April. Are They In Trouble?

Monsanto Profits Fall Another 15% In April. Are They In Trouble?

Monsanto is continuing to lose profits into the second quarter of 2015, shedding an exceptional 15% profit amid falling GMO seed sales — even more than most experts projected. In fact, many backers were absolutely certain that Monsanto would regain its footing after losing millions in last year’s fourth quarter. Some economists believed that Monsanto’s […]

10 Words Every Girl Should Learn

10 Words Every Girl Should Learn

By Soraya Chemaly / alternet.org via filmsforaction.org “Stop interrupting me.”  “I just said that.” “No explanation needed.” In fifth grade, I won the school courtesy prize. In other words, I won an award for being polite. My brother, on the other hand, was considered the class comedian. We were very typically socialized as a “young lady” and […]

We All Have Powers!

We All Have Powers!

Encouragement to others is something everyone can give. Somebody needs what you have to give. It may not be your money; it may be your time. It may be your listening ear. It may be your arms to encourage. It may be your smile to uplift. Who knows? – Joel Osteen

Requiem For The American Dream (2015) (trailer)

via @ filmsforaction.org Noam Chomsky is one of America’s most important thinkers, critical minds, and voices of dissent, and thus it’s hardly a surprise that his gripping ideas have been the subject of more than one documentary. 1992’s “Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media” might be the most well known, and Michel Gondry’s “Is […]

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