Activism

Tom Hayden, ‘One of the Great 20th Century Activist Leaders,’ Dies at 76

Posted by on October 24, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Tom Hayden, ‘One of the Great 20th Century Activist Leaders,’ Dies at 76

Progressive icon and anti-war activist turned California lawmaker Tom Hayden passed on Sunday at the age of 76. Hayden dedicated his life to peace, social justice, and activism.

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Bravo! Ashton Kutcher’s Organization Has Saved 6,000 Sex Trafficking Victims

Posted by on October 23, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Bravo! Ashton Kutcher’s Organization Has Saved 6,000 Sex Trafficking Victims

In 2008, Ashton Kutcher founded an organization with his ex-wife Demi Moore called Thorn. Thorn’s ultimate mission is to eliminate the sex trafficking and child exploitation over the internet. Since its­ debut, Thorn has helped rescue an astonishing 6,000 trafficking victims. In addition, 2,000 traffickers have been caught.

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Freedom Cells Are One Solution To Tyranny

Posted by on October 16, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Freedom Cells Are One Solution To Tyranny

Through building and supporting alternatives such as local food networks, health services, mutual defense groups, and peer to peer economies and communication networks, Freedom Cells will be better able to disconnect and decouple themselves from state institutions they deem unworthy of their support.

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Clowns Without Borders Are Spreading Laughter By Entertaining Kids In War Zones

Posted by on October 14, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 4 Comments
Clowns Without Borders Are Spreading Laughter By Entertaining Kids In War Zones

For Clowns Without Borders, prejudice nor language barriers get in the way of performing for people in need of a laugh. Laughter is universal, as is a form of entertainment that primarily uses bodily movement, such as clowning.

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Indigenous Peoples Day Sweeps Nation as Battles Intensify for Native American Rights

Posted by on October 10, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 16 Comments
Indigenous Peoples Day Sweeps Nation as Battles Intensify for Native American Rights

In North Dakota, 27 Indigenous water protectors were arrested in Monday’s action to peacefully occupy a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site. The arrests at the hands of militarized police came less than a day after a federal court of appeals ruled against the Standing Rock Sioux’s request for an emergency injunction against the controversial pipeline project.

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Enough: Beyond The Myth Of Lack

Enough: Beyond The Myth Of Lack

What if one single word could “flip the paradigm,” unleashing the power to create enough for ourselves, enough for our communities and enough for the planet? And what if it wasn’t a trick or a gimmick, but a universal truth written into the very design of the cosmos?

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Justice In The World Starts Now- Do We Want It?

Posted by on August 29, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
Justice In The World Starts Now- Do We Want It?

The running theme of this poem is that of justice and in the western media we have a systematic dehumanizing of groups that are different from ourselves. Media will affiliate groups with other groups that do not share the same ideology, but many will believe them to have the affiliation.

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Prison Reform May Be Closer Than We Think

Written by on August 24, 2016 in Activism, Corruption with 4 Comments
Prison Reform May Be Closer Than We Think

Small, deliberate changes can impact huge, widespread change. This is the case for recent decisions to end for-profit prisons in the US.

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Why Cannabis Users Are Writing This Number on Their Hands and Posting It Online

Posted by on August 19, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Why Cannabis Users Are Writing This Number on Their Hands and Posting It Online

The reason given for why the DEA declined to downgrade the federal classification of cannabis was that “science doesn’t support” the notion cannabis may be used for medical purposes. That’s total rubbish. Here’s why…

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Why Hope Has Power in This Gut-Wrenching Election Year

Posted by on July 27, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 5 Comments
Why Hope Has Power in This Gut-Wrenching Election Year

Let’s count every single win, big and small, that our focus and hard work have achieved in addressing the grip of money in politics. As we work to remove that democracy-destroying power, we build confidence and avenues for shaping new rules governing our society so that America works for all of us.

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Should You Be a Conservative or a Liberal? The Spiritual Answer

Written by on July 26, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 14 Comments
Should You Be a Conservative or a Liberal? The Spiritual Answer

It’s the answer to the question that you have been waiting for God herself to deliver unto you. What is the best political stance to take? Should I be a conservative? Or a liberal? Which is the more “spiritual” ideology? Which is the more righteous, the more holy, or in the parlance of the new […]

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Take This Test to See How Brainwashed You Are

Posted by on July 14, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 9 Comments
Take This Test to See How Brainwashed You Are

Unfortunately, most individuals have no clue about how reality works and are instead engaged in fruitless fighting against each other. How are we meant to wake these people up to the actual reality they live in before we sink into complete totalitarianism? The first step is to encourage ourselves and others to ask the following questions.

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A Hundred Nude Women Will Protest Against Trump At The Republican Convention

Posted by on July 14, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 149 Comments
A Hundred Nude Women Will Protest Against Trump At The Republican Convention

According to the organizer, New York photographer Spencer Tunick, “the work is for my daughters, for their future, for them not to grow up in a society with hate, for them to grow up in a world with less violence toward women and more opportunities for them.”

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Propaganda and Activism: What You’re Not Being Told About Black Lives Matter

Posted by on July 11, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 4 Comments
Propaganda and Activism: What You’re Not Being Told About Black Lives Matter

While the name, Black Lives Matter, could be perceived as an exclusive club where others aren’t welcome, nothing could be further from the truth. BLM, as the movement is often abbreviated, only wants to level the playing field, and welcomes supporters from any race, creed, religion, gender — anyone — who acknowledges systemic disparities present in the U.S.

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Young Activists: 7 Teenagers Who are Truly Making a Difference in the World

Posted by on July 10, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living with 5 Comments
Young Activists: 7 Teenagers Who are Truly Making a Difference in the World

Here’s the first one: Hania Guiagoussou is changing the world through apps. Using her coding skills, she has developed projects with social impact; one of which is WaterSaver, a system that adapts to changes in weather and soil conditions, and gives users the ability to monitor and control water sources from anywhere.

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