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Connecticut Becomes FIRST to Enact GMO Labeling Law!

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. For truthful activists, it’s no secret there’s a serious battle being waged between corporations pushing for the acceptance of GMO’s and those against the franken-foods. Ultimately, it’s a fight between profit and power versus what is best for the public. But what should hopefully be the start of GMO labeling […]

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Iceland’s jailed bankers ‘a model’ for dealing with ‘financial terrorists’

By jailing four top officers of Iceland’s failed Kaupthing Bank, the country showed the world the right way to deal with the people largely responsible for the 2008 financial crisis, said Charlie McGrath, founder of news website, Wide Awake News. The US and other nations must take it as a model for the next time […]

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Why Business Need to Go “All In” for the Environment with Steve Howard

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. As an individual consumer, it’s easy to feel that corporations and businesses are a separate entity. However, t’s the truth to admit that the majority of all citizens could not survive without the supplies available through businesses – work places that are composed of people. Instead of trashing the corporations […]

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The Man Who Lives Without Money

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Think you couldn’t live without money? Irishman Mark Boyle challenged this notion and here’s how he finds life with no financial income, bank balance, and no spending. “If someone told me seven years ago, in my final year of a business and economics degree, that I’d now be living without […]

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President of Uruguay Donates 90% of his Salary to Charity

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. It’s easy to express opinion on the ‘what’s’ and ‘ifs’ of life, but rarely do individuals who feel so strongly about the necessity to share more act upon their strongly formed beliefs. One inspirational figure who has side-stepped the guilt and ego tied up in arguing over proper societal standards […]

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Uruguay First to Completely Legalize Marijuana

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Becoming the first country to pass such a bill, on July 31st, 2013 Uruguay’s lower house approved a marijuana legalization bill. This act will bring the South American country one step closer to legally regulating the production and distribution of the medicinal drug. All 50 members of the Broad Front […]

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40 Ways to Reduce Debt and Gain Financial Freedom

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Whether your dream is to linger in the salty crash of the oceans surrounded by the lively jungle or to gain financial freedom, only good can come from consolidating debts and re-purposing wasted money into a more beneficial use. With the national debt crisis at a record $16.805 trillion, learning […]

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Back to School on a Budget

By: Daisy Luther, The Organic Prepper. Back to school time means there won’t be any more daily cries of, “I’m booooooored!”  It means the end of those impromptu trips to the beach or the pool. It means that your house will be a little tidier, you will get a little more done, and your kids will […]

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