Poverty

Norway Seeks to Criminalize Begging

In one of the world’s richest countries, it may soon become illegal for homeless individuals to beg for money or other means of assistance. In fact, 60% of Norway’s population believes that begging should be a crime. The country aims to ban begging, and those who are caught may be fined with up to three […]

Anti-homeless spikes installed in posh London neighborhood spark outrage

Anti-homeless spikes installed in posh London neighborhood spark outrage

After photos of metal spikes designed to prevent homeless people from sleeping in posh London neighborhoods surfaced online, people have been venting their outrage with controversial invention all over the social media. Homelessness rife in UK: Research shows millions are paycheck away from losing home Photographs of metal studs on the doorsteps of a luxury […]

People Turn Garbage Into Cool Stuff All The Time. But THIS Is Awesome!

People Turn Garbage Into Cool Stuff All The Time. But THIS Is Awesome!

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Dumpster diving is a topic that is rising in popularity. Just take a peek at Rob Greenfield! This activist won’t hesitate before jumping in a dumpster, but he’ll also take time to spout reasoning behind why we should work hard to ‘waste less’. According to him and other sources, Americans waste about 40% of their […]