Activism

London Is Changing: “No One My Age Can Afford To Live Here Anymore…”

London Is Changing: “No One My Age Can Afford To Live Here Anymore…”

With any decision to relocate, moving your belongings and settling into a foreign city can be a frightening ordeal. Yet most cities (and its population)  put forth little effort to prepare you for what you might soon experience. For this reason, London’s radically honest billboard campaign might either be a) refreshing, or b) a bit difficult […]

Turkish Men Wear Skirts In Protest To Sexual Violence

Turkish Men Wear Skirts In Protest To Sexual Violence

When Özgecan Aslan was mutilated and murdered for resisting rape in her home country of Turkey, enraged citizens – both male and female – banded together to protest the acceptance of sexual violence and assault. – Magazine.Good.Is Women have been recounting their own stories of personal assault by raising awareness through social media platforms, sharing their […]

[Breaking] Google Just Released This Urgent Warning About Our Privacy

[Breaking] Google Just Released This Urgent Warning About Our Privacy

Abiding by the constitution hasn’t seen to be a strength of the Obama administration, and now concern has been expressed by the world’s largest search engine, Google.  Earlier this week, the internet giant filed legal papers and expressed somber concern over the FBI’s digital search warrant plan, which is also known as Rule 41. This plan, which […]

She’s 69 And Hasn’t Used Money for 15 Years… And Has Never Been Happier!

She’s 69 And Hasn’t Used Money for 15 Years… And Has Never Been Happier!

22 years ago, Heidemarie Schwermer left her difficult marriage and relocated to the city of Dortmund (in Germany’s Ruhr area) with her two kids. A middle-aged secondary school teacher, she quickly became aware of the large population of homeless people in the town. It shocked her so much she decided to do something about it. Schwermer believed the […]

Watch What Happens When These Chimps Experience Nature for the First Time!

Less than a year ago, the Humane Society of the United States rescued 111 chimpanzees from horrendous conditions in testing facilities and gave them – the first opportunity for most – their natural right to a peaceful habitat. Partnering with Chimp Haven, they nearly doubled the number of apes residing at the sanctuary, and also set a record for the largest number of […]

18 Of The Most Amazingly-Creative Protests Ever!

18 Of The Most Amazingly-Creative Protests Ever!

What does create long-lasting change, is changing the hearts and minds of the people, and changing the consciousness of society. This is done by connecting to them on both an emotional and a logical level, not by just expressing how angry you there. There is certainly plenty of value in large gatherings where people loudly […]

The Truthful Advertisement Doritos Hopes You Never See

The Truthful Advertisement Doritos Hopes You Never See

Life is fun. It’s full of easy-to-find and yummy foods, limitless products created for the average consumer, and captivating TV shows that keep one entertained when they are done with work and have eaten their fill. …Right? For those educated and aware of their actions, not so much. Every action has a consequence, and SumOfUs – the creators of this […]