I’m writing this for my fellow parents who are wondering how they can do their part to help reduce climate change. It’s not easy, but it is possible! This blog post will give you a few facts about what we’re up against and offer some tips on how you can take action. Let’s get started… Climate Change facts: Introduction “We could save the planet. I know it sounds crazy, but we’re all in this together. […]
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In this blog post, I am going to explain the Israel vs Palestine 2021 conflict. The two sides of the war are very different, with each side believing they have all the correct answers and that their way is best for everyone. There will be no middle ground reached as both sides refuse to compromise on any issue. We witness a new era of “us vs them” mentality where people can’t even agree on what’s […]
Gambling addiction affects are a severe problem and can lead to devastating consequences. Gambling addiction has been on the rise in recent years due to changes in gambling technology, making it easier than ever for people of all ages to place bets. The adverse effects of gambling addiction are wide-ranging, from emotional distress and financial ruin to homelessness and suicide. Fortunately, many resources can help people recover from their gambling addiction with counseling, therapy, support […]
International Women’s Day facts This is a day to celebrate women’s social, economic, cultural, and political achievements. It is also an opportunity for us to reflect on the challenges that lie ahead. This year’s theme is “Time Is Now: Rural And Urban Activists Transforming Women’s Lives,” which aims to highlight grassroots activism from rural and urban communities worldwide who are working together for change in their local contexts. International Women’s Day was first observed on […]
No one knows what 2021 holds in terms of health and the economy. But, there is one thing we all can agree on, that it has finally caused GameStop to have a moment of relief. Since the new year rolled in, the battle between amateur traders(WallStreetBets) and hedge funds(short-sellers), centered-on the GameStop stocks, is becoming wider and more intense. It has turned the markets in the US, Europe, and Asia upside down and has everyone’s […]
In the 19th century, American Civil War had officially terminated slavery. But, it could not end racial discrimination as the Jim Crow Laws were enacted. The laws endorsed an oppressive racial hierarchy in Southern states and deprived the Blacks of civil rights. They were not allowed to enjoy the same rights, educational, and job opportunities as Whites. Blacks continued to suffer until the mid-20th century when they finally decided to square off against the repression. […]
How to be an activist: what if I told you “You are an activist. You just don’t know it yet.” That’s what one of my favorite professors from college told me when I was 19, and it resonated with me for a long time. Every day you have the opportunity to make a difference in someone else’s life, but as we all know, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to activism. So where do you start? […]
Mental health activism is a topic that has been on the rise in recent years. As a society, we recognize the need and importance of mental health awareness and accept those who have experienced mental illness. Activists play an essential role in this discussion. Mental health activists can be moms, dads, teachers, or anyone else who wants to make a difference for themselves and others with mental illnesses. One example of someone making change happen […]
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Postmodernism definition – what is it? You may have heard the term before, but what exactly does it mean and how can you use it to your advantage in activism work? This post will provide a definition of this philosophical movement and then discuss its implications for activist work. Postmodernism […]
COVID-19 has become the greatest threat to humanity that the world has ever seen. According to the WHO, the virus detected in China has spread to more than 200 countries. It has infected about 26,763,217 people and caused 876,616 deaths around the world. The United States of American is one […]
Election 2020 is just a memory now. So, this is the right time to look back at some of the differences between the candidates. As each candidate made ambitious and appealing promises, only one would inevitably win the presidency The presidential election 2020 scheduled for November 3rd, 2020. Before the […]
When the Moria refugee camps caught fire In Greece, Europe’s largest refugee camp caught fire, leaving thousands without any shelter and food. Located on the island of Lesbos, Moria camp has been home to thousands of refugees. Since 2015, migrants have been coming here. At the time of the fire, […]