Activism

Japan Cancels Whale Hunt Off Antarctica

Japan Cancels Whale Hunt Off Antarctica

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Earlier this month, news was released that Japan canceled their yearly whale hunt off the coast of Antarctica. Just days after an international court ruled against the killings (drawing world-wide attention), Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would comply with the order. However, the ministry in charge of the hunt […]

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 […]

Want to Hike Mount Everest? Bring Trash Bags

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. […]

Why Free Thinkers Are Not True Activists

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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