Rights

Hunting ban: rich tourists welcome, tribal people starve

Hunting ban: rich tourists welcome, tribal people starve

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. It may sound like an April fool´s joke, but sadly Botswana´s treatment of its indigenous Bushmen is no laughing matter. The African state recently passed a law banning hunting- unless you are a wealthy foreigner looking for a trophy kill. President Khama´s blanket prohibition on subsistence hunting has devastated the […]

For The Love Of Science: 3 Things To Consider Before Calling BS

For The Love Of Science: 3 Things To Consider Before Calling BS

By:  Elina St-Onge, True Activist. There seems to be this endless war separating science from nature. We’re given two opposite polarities to choose from: #1 : You either swear by scientific authorities and pharmaceutical methods while judging alternative information as “pseudo-scientific naturopathic propaganda.” #2 : Or you’re a “hippie” living off herbs and crystals while rejecting all modern […]

Florida Mandates “Off Grid” Living Illegal

Florida Mandates “Off Grid” Living Illegal

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In effort to lower energy costs, regain privacy, and reduce the man-made impact currently causing devastation to the environment, many individuals are seeking to go “off grid”. This venture seems like it would gather applause from the government and fellow citizens – as it’s been shown the average American consumes […]

This 100-Year Old Saint Challenges the Modern World

This 100-Year Old Saint Challenges the Modern World

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Monetary donation is not the only way to change the world; but because such valued currency is essential to some extent, its importance cannot be discounted, either. However, this modern-day saint is an example of how loving service can and should be the underlying focus when seeking to positively impact […]

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