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HONY Facebook Page Raises $2 Million For Humans Of Pakistan Living In Bondage

HONY Facebook Page Raises $2 Million For Humans Of Pakistan Living In Bondage

“Humans of New York” (HONY), the popular Facebook page created by photographer Brandon Stanton, has garnered fans and support from all over the globe. Most importantly, it has humanized the human population in a way mainstream media never does, and humbly shares snippets of peoples’ lives others might relate to. In a way, it is […]

“The World Must Know What Is Happening Here”: The Story Behind Those Shocking Viral Images

“The World Must Know What Is Happening Here”: The Story Behind Those Shocking Viral Images

Many of you will have seen these two disturbing images of indigenous abuse by the Brazilian authorities that have been circulating the internet recently. The first depicts a visibly shaken indigenous man being forcibly restrained by a soldier as other members of the military take up arms and run to their positions in the background. The second […]

Activists Place Party Hats On Surveillance Cameras For George Orwell’s Birthday

Activists Place Party Hats On Surveillance Cameras For George Orwell’s Birthday

To celebrate author George Orwell’s 110th birthday earlier this year, Dutch artists worked together to decorate surveillance cameras with party hats. The famed author’s classic dystopian novel “1984” warned about a future world where the government was obsessed with surveillance of its people. The Dutch art duo Front 404 – Thomas voor ‘t Hekke and […]

It’s Now FREE And Legal To Plant A Vegetable Garden On City Land In L.A.

It’s Now FREE And Legal To Plant A Vegetable Garden On City Land In L.A.

As ridiculous as it sounds, growing food on government land is an illegal practice in many cities and towns across the U.S. But not everyone desires – or has the means – to pay an extraordinary amount on fruits and vegetables just to maintain their health. For this reason, a growing percentage of the populace […]

In One Month, Colorado Sold $34 Million In Marijuana: $3.4 Million Went To Schools, And Crime Decreased By 15%

In One Month, Colorado Sold $34 Million In Marijuana: $3.4 Million Went To Schools, And Crime Decreased By 15%

Here’s a recap: If you’re still ‘undecided’ on the cannabis debate, Joe Rogan brilliantly summarizes why hemp was made illegal in the first place. In addition, the number of people experiencing extreme benefit from including high-quality cannabis extract(s) into their regime are sky-rocketing – causing a large number to question why the recreational use of […]