Poverty

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 […]

CEO of Japan Airlines Takes The Bus To Work And Gets A Salary Less Than Some Of The Employees

CEO of Japan Airlines Takes The Bus To Work And Gets A Salary Less Than Some Of The Employees

Haruka Nishimatsu, CEO of Japan Airlines lives by a philosophy that many corporate bosses should be paying close attention to. Instead of acting like the ruler of the company, Nishimatsu acts like a leader, and sacrifices some of the big corporate perks so he can build a stronger and more dedicated workforce. “If management is […]

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 […]

Russell Brand Slams Anti-Marijuana Propaganda Amid Claims It Causes Psychosis

Jon Snow is a well-known British journalist who was asked to smoke two balloons filled with a potent strain of skunk as part of a documentary into the effects of cannabis on the brain. Snow claimed he was more “frightened” than during his many news reports from war zones around the world, and said he […]

What This One-Percenter Says About The World’s Poorest 3.5 Billion People Is NOT “Fantastic News”

Earlier this year, Oxfam released a shocking statistic on global wealth inequality and rising poverty: the wealth of the world’s 85 richest people is now equal to that of the world’s poorest 3.5 billion people. Most of us would fail to find anything positive in this alarming news, but most of us aren’t as filthy rich […]

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