A New Peer Youth Chorus Transforming the World

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Youth of all identities are fighting deadly oppression as an activist chorus transforming the world.

Beer in Portland is Fighting Homelessness

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What if charity were a celebration instead of a solitary and sober act? Pints of beer in Portland, Oregon are changing the world.

The Rice Bucket Challenge

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Love or hate the Ice Bucket Challenge? We can’t deny the social impact. Now, there is the Rice Bucket.

3 Ways Men Can Combat Sexual Assault Right Now

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Do you want to combat sexual assault? These easy and fun ideas are great for men (and everyone else.)

Code Blue Handicap Parking Sign

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Erin Kelly takes a look at the path of action in New York’s changes to the handicap parking sign.

Spread The Message

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Three minutes that will change the way you think. Then you will want to spread the message.

SOS SOS The USA is Sinking

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Don’t bother to read this, but the good ship USA is sinking in very choppy water.

Parenting Is Directly Reflected In How We Feed Our Kids

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A better society depends on the future, and part of the future is made by how we feed our kids.

Smells Like Broken Teen Spirit

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Rikers Island’s culture of violence against teen prisoners makes broken teen spirit, and shows a deeper social ill.

I am My Brother’s Keeper

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Who are your brothers, who is your sister. Let’s bring back thoughts of humanity as family.

I Am a Proud Socialist and Maybe You are Too

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Socialism has a bad reputation, but this proud socialist wants all the things you do to.

For the Dude Who Says, “I Got it All Here. Why Travel Abroad?”

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Living and participating in a different culture has a tendency to wipe away the perspective from your home cultural conditioning; behavior alters, personality changes, an individual adapts and grows more tolerant and versatile.

Statue of Frederick Douglas Unveiled in D.C.

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Frederick Douglas joined fellow black Americans in Emancipation Hall when a 7-foot bronze statue was unveiled earlier this week.

How I Learned About Political Correctness — From a Scotsman

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Mark Ellis had the icon of a Scotsman appear and disappear in his childhood, and years later wonders if political correctness can obfuscate vital truths.