Poverty

Young Fashionistas Sent to Sweatshops in Cambodia for TV Series. This Is What Happened!

Young Fashionistas Sent to Sweatshops in Cambodia for TV Series. This Is What Happened!

They might have been like any other care-free, twittering teenagers when they left Norway and ventured to Cambodia to take part in an online reality series seeking to expose the horrors of sweatshop labor, but just one month abroad and their perspectives changed forever. A social experiment taped by Aftenposten (Norway’s largest newspaper), the three […]

Given The Choice, Would Most Homeless People Choose Food Or Alcohol?

How many times have you heard people say that they don’t give money to homeless people because “they always spend it on alcohol”? It’s a common misconception that if you’re on the streets, you’re probably an addict, but is this justified? In an effort to find out, YouTuber Johal asked some homeless people their preference. In one hand Johal has […]

Restaurant Owner Serves Regular Meals For Local Homeless

Restaurant Owner Serves Regular Meals For Local Homeless

The owner of Ten Ten Tapas in Vancouver is opening his doors to the homeless for a free monthly meal that he says will help give back to the community. Owner Derek Oelmann is also challenging other local restaurants to do the same, so maybe the homeless could grab different meals at different times, and on different […]

At First It Looks Like An Ordinary Pizza Restaurant, But It’s So Much More Awesome Than That

A fantastic scheme at a Philadelphia pizza restaurant has helped thousands of homeless people get a hot meal every day through a pay-it-forward scheme. Rosa’s Fresh Pizza is known for its $1 slices and is popular with homeless people who rarely have enough money to eat in other places. When a customer asked owner Mason […]