Activism

Anonymous Spiderman Cares For Homeless – Proving Anyone Can Be a Hero

During the day, this 20-year-old man from Birmingham, England, who wishes to remain anonymous, is a bartender. But by night, he is a real-life superhero “doing heroic things, like feeding the homeless”. Donning a Spider-Man suit to anonymously deliver sandwiches to those in need, he is well-known as the “Birmingham SpiderMan”, and hopes that his […]

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 […]