Rights

Man Creates An Organic Gardening And Theater Program For Juvenile Inmates

Man Creates An Organic Gardening And Theater Program For Juvenile Inmates

A man named Gabriel has created a charity called Colectivo Sustento, which provides a number of public services, including an organic gardening and theater program for juvenile inmates who are incarcerated in detention centers in Santiago, Chile. Gabriel had to push agressively for these programs, but eventually was able to convince officials at the Chilean […]

The Beginning Of The End For Zoos? Orangutan Wins Rights And Freedom In Landmark Case

An orangutan named Sandra has been granted the status of ‘non-human person’ in a landmark case that could potentially spell the end for keeping wild animals in captivity. Sandra has lived in a zoo in Buenos Aires for the past 20 years, and animal rights activists have been campaigning to free her. They argue that Sandra’s […]

“Don’t Let It Happen”: Orwell’s Prophetic Final Words On The Madness Of The Modern World

This footage from a 2003 BBC docudrama about George Orwell’s life and works is so true, it’s terrifying. Some of the great author and activist’s final words on how he envisaged the future are very well known, but this clip is fantastic for gathering all his thoughts in one place (and sharing them with anyone who is […]

Australians Choose Love And Compassion Instead Of Hate Mistrust After Hostage Tragedy

Australians Choose Love And Compassion Instead Of Hate Mistrust After Hostage Tragedy

Following the recent terrorist hostage situation in Sydney, Australia, the mainstream media was filled with stories promoting racial and ethnic division, and suggesting that that there would be violence between Muslims and non-Muslims as a result of the isolated incident that occurred. However, instead many people have acted intelligently and compassionately following the tragedy. Many Muslims […]

New Device Promises To Block Police Stingrays From Spying on You

New Device Promises To Block Police Stingrays From Spying on You

As the alternative media has reported extensively in recent weeks, police have been caught using stingray technology to intercept communications during the recent protests against police brutality. This technology has been known about for some time, but it seems that such devices are being used more and more often, especially in protests. Stingray devices mimic […]