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10 Female Revolutionaries That You Probably Didn’t Learn About In History class

10 Female Revolutionaries That You Probably Didn’t Learn About In History class

By Kathleen Harris / whizzpast.com via filmsforaction.org We all know male revolutionaries like Che Guevara, but history often tends to gloss over the contributions of female revolutionaries that have sacrificed their time, efforts, and lives to work towards burgeoning systems and ideologies. Despite misconceptions, there are tons of women that have participated in revolutions throughout history, […]

Anti-GMO Protests Rock Poland As Farmers Demand Food Sovereignty Rights

Anti-GMO Protests Rock Poland As Farmers Demand Food Sovereignty Rights

Farmers in Poland have risen up against Big Ag and GMOs in one of the biggest demonstrations of its kind the country has ever seen. They are demanding: the right to sell their produce directly to the people, a total ban on GMO sales and production, the regulation of land-grabs by biotech corporations like Monsanto, […]

Turkish Men Wear Skirts In Protest To Sexual Violence

Turkish Men Wear Skirts In Protest To Sexual Violence

When Özgecan Aslan was mutilated and murdered for resisting rape in her home country of Turkey, enraged citizens – both male and female – banded together to protest the acceptance of sexual violence and assault. – Magazine.Good.Is Women have been recounting their own stories of personal assault by raising awareness through social media platforms, sharing their […]

At First It Looks Like An Ordinary Car Wash, But It’s Far More Special Than That!

Rising Tide car wash in Florida has found a way to provide excellent service while helping people with autism find employment. With 43 employees, 35 of whom are on the autism spectrum, the car wash is making a real difference to people who usually struggle to find meaning in their lives. CEO John D’Eri wanted to find a way […]

Banksy Just Released This 2-Minute Film About Gaza, The Dream Holiday Destination For 2015

Gaza, Your Dream Holiday Destination For 2015? Banksy the world’s most mysterious street artist just released a 2 minute film that takes a typical vacation advertisement and turns it on its head. Rumor has it that the man himself filmed parts of the video! Come to Gaza, says the short film. It’s a place off the tourist […]

[Breaking] Google Just Released This Urgent Warning About Our Privacy

[Breaking] Google Just Released This Urgent Warning About Our Privacy

Abiding by the constitution hasn’t seen to be a strength of the Obama administration, and now concern has been expressed by the world’s largest search engine, Google.  Earlier this week, the internet giant filed legal papers and expressed somber concern over the FBI’s digital search warrant plan, which is also known as Rule 41. This plan, which […]

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