Enchanted Bakery is a sweet (pun intended), small business situated in the heart of Miami Shores, population 10,000. Located north of Miami city, the establishment has been catering to a variety of clientele, young and old, since 2007. But as gay-rights issues have heated up in the States, owners Alex and Karen Matamoros have recently […]
For these kids it’s like living in a a scary movie their entire lives. In this video from Fragile Childhood they show how children see their drunk parents, depicting them as monsters. This video also shows how our children is following in our footsteps and that we need to choose our actions wisely!
By Wisdom Pills / wisdompills.com Luther Standing Bear was an Oglala Lakota Sioux Chief who, among a few rare others such as Charles Eastman, Black Elk and Gertrude Bonnin occupied the rift between the way of life of the Indigenous people of the Great Plains before, and during, the arrival and subsequent spread of the European pioneers. Raised […]
Animal testing is a very touchy subject to dispute. On one hand, the process has contributed to many medical advancements which have significantly improved all of our lives, but on another, innocent creatures are subject to a wide range of experiments that can be both cruel and painful. The main reasons scientists have yet to retire this method of experimentation […]
A recent campaign to raise awareness about catcalling highlighted that between 70 and 99 percent of women will get catcalled at some point in their lives. These Anti-Catcalling signs are being placed around New York by Feminist Apparel and when Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reported on these signs popping up around New York, he found a man who believes cat […]
Australian woman Stacey Eden has been hailed a ‘legend’ after she defended a Muslim couple from Islamophobic abuse on a train in Sydney last Wednesday. A female passenger, who can’t be seen in the film, was accusing the Muslim woman of being an ISIS supporter because she was wearing a hijab. Stacey said that the abuse continued for at […]
By Soraya Chemaly / alternet.org via filmsforaction.org “Stop interrupting me.” “I just said that.” “No explanation needed.” In fifth grade, I won the school courtesy prize. In other words, I won an award for being polite. My brother, on the other hand, was considered the class comedian. We were very typically socialized as a “young lady” and […]
As the documentary Blackfish so poignantly pointed out, animals in captivity – especially large, marine mammals like killer whales – are not meant to be raised and bred for public entertainment. Worse off, living in small, confined areas, they are more prone to become aggressive and suffer from declining physical and psychological health. For reasons […]