Activism

Michigan Loses “Right to Farm”

Michigan Loses “Right to Farm”

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. When families and individuals lose the right to feed themselves, you know things have gone South. Unfortunately, this has become reality for Michigan residents. Thanks to a new ruling by the Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development, it is now “illegal” for those living in the Great Lake state […]

Elegant Henna Tattoo Crowns Help Cancer Patients Cope With Their Hair Loss

Elegant Henna Tattoo Crowns Help Cancer Patients Cope With Their Hair Loss

Henna Heals is managed by a committed team of 150 artists worldwide.  They create and advocate for “henna crowns” as a form of empowerment for people experiencing hair loss caused by the cancer treatments. They only use the best quality and all-natural ingredients in their henna paste and they certainly know how to make these women feel good […]

Every Week, 2 Anonymous Students Sneak Into A Classroom To Create Something Awesome.

Every Week, 2 Anonymous Students Sneak Into A Classroom To Create Something Awesome.

According to CCAD every week two anonymous intruders have been sneaking into classrooms on campus, leaving some cool chalkboard messages with the signature, #dangerdust.  It captured the attention of the students and are now shared far and wide through social media. One of the students were lucky enough to get an interview with #dangerdust. “It’s definitely a passion,” they […]

Government Gives New Rights to Transgender Students

Government Gives New Rights to Transgender Students

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist.  Equality win for transgender students: This week in a landmark move for LGBT rights, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights released a 53-page guidance report that aims to protect trans students by prohibiting discrimination against them. Known as Title IX – the civil rights law that prohibits […]

Vermont Victory: Senate Passes GMO-Labeling Law!

Vermont Victory: Senate Passes GMO-Labeling Law!

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Mid-April, the Organic Consumers Association released big news: By a vote of 28-2, the Vermont state Senate passed H.112, a bill that requires mandatory labeling of foods sold in Vermont that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The passed bill will also make it illegal to call any food product containing […]

5 Reasons to Support a Crowd-Funding Campaign Today

5 Reasons to Support a Crowd-Funding Campaign Today

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Remember when you had an idea so brilliant you knew it needed to be shared with the world? The passion that flooded your being could not be contained, for it was derived from the center of all creativity, Source. It became your mission, your purpose, your obsession to ensure its […]