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Hunters in Iran Destroy Their Weapons, Vow to Stop Killing

Hunters in Iran Destroy Their Weapons, Vow to Stop Killing

“Imagine all the people, living life in peace.” It might have been easy to call Lennon a dreamer at the turning of the age, but now it seems ideals envisioned by the few may actually be turning into reality. In Iran’s Kurdistan region, hunters have made an incredible vow to change their ways for the […]

What if the War on Syria Happened in the West?

 “Just because it isn’t happening here, doesn’t mean it isn’t happening.” A new video by international NGO Save the Children highlights this truth in a recent project. The short film captures what it would be like if the war on Syria were to happen in the UK. The haunting second-a-day video features shots of a […]

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Want to Hike Mount Everest? Bring Trash Bags

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In the difficult ascent up the world’s tallest mountain, being environmentally-friendly seems to be the last concern for most hikers. And even though Mt. Everest may tower 5 miles above sea level, its slopes are no longer  free from the plague of garbage which is abundant in lower-elevation wilderness areas. […]

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This Indian Man Planted an Entire Forest by Hand

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. If all people decided to take action every time an injustice was witnessed, there would never be any need for squabble to detract from the opportunities at hand. This is exactly what Jadav Payeng decided when he realized his home in India’s northern Assam region needed more trees to protect […]

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The Employee-Centered Business That May Take Down Wal-Mart

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Remember the funky art stores, dignified co-ops, or family grocery stores that used to be prevalent in small towns across America? And then, do you also remember the excitement that arose over the new super-stores being built which could potentially offer everything in one location? At the time, nothing could […]

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Why Free Thinkers Are Not True Activists

By: Nick Dunin, FreeDoer.com. You’re a Free Thinker, right? You don’t let anyone tell you what to think. You don’t just follow the herd, and accept what the government or media tell you. You form your own opinion, based on the evidence (some of which the powers-that-be don’t want you to see). You make an effort […]

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He Lives in a Tree, Wears NO shoes, and Brushes his Teeth with a Pine Cone

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. According to polls, the majority of Americans and many other societies are in favor of change. An estimated 20 percent believe the States are on the right track, but when it comes to health care, environmental reform, and economic division, the masses believe change is imperative. But how far are […]

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This is What Happens When Kids Leave Traditional Education

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. The homeschooling movement is a radical alternative which is continuing to grow in popularity. Because schools only offer one type of curriculum and may not cater to each students’ unique learning needs, developing a new type of education offers many benefits. Not only do parents have an active role in […]

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