Activism

Happiness Doesn’t Make You Ignore Social Problems

Written by on September 15, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Happiness Doesn’t Make You Ignore Social Problems

A new study suggests that happy people—far from being self-centered or disengaged—are more willing to tackle social problems. #activism #HappyPeople

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“We Must Learn to Live Together as Brothers or Perish as Fools”

Written by on September 11, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
“We Must Learn to Live Together as Brothers or Perish as Fools”

By uniting as common humanity, we can ultimately address the enormous challenges facing us. Such a path is the one that our children and future generations need us to chart for a livable, more peaceful world. It is our collective responsibility to ensure it happens. #unity

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Apartment Complex Built Exclusively For The Homeless Opens In San Jose

Written by on September 8, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Apartment Complex Built Exclusively For The Homeless Opens In San Jose

The development is called Second Street Studios, and it is the first property of its kind in the city. The unprecedented effort is in response to a growing homeless population across the bay area. #homesforhomeless

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‘Trailblazer in the Name of Peace’: Anti-War Hero Frances Crowe Dies at 100

Written by on September 3, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
‘Trailblazer in the Name of Peace’: Anti-War Hero Frances Crowe Dies at 100

Longtime peace activist Frances Crowe has died at the age of 100, leaving behind seven decades of decades work towards justice and inspiration for those still working for a better world. #peaceandlove

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Open Letter From College Professors Urges Educators Worldwide to Cancel Class, Join Global Climate Strike

Written by on September 2, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Open Letter From College Professors Urges Educators Worldwide to Cancel Class, Join Global Climate Strike

Highlighting an open letter now co-signed by 175 teachers that urges educators around the world to cancel classes and join the global climate strike scheduled for Sept. 20, two of the original signatories published an op-ed in The Guardian Friday explaining why striking “in the name of climate justice is a resounding endorsement of learning.” #globalclimatestrike

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‘No Time Left for Business as Usual’: Climate Activists Plan Day of Mass Civil Disobedience to #ShutDownDC

Written by on August 29, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
‘No Time Left for Business as Usual’: Climate Activists Plan Day of Mass Civil Disobedience to #ShutDownDC

Environmental activists are hoping to bring Washington, D.C. to a “gridlocked standstill” next month with a massive act of civil disobedience aimed at disrupting business as usual and getting the attention of members of Congress standing in the way of bold climate action. #ShutDownDC #ClimateStrike #CivilObedience

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Tapping Into People Power

Written by on August 27, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Tapping Into People Power

Beyond protests and petitions, there are hundreds of ways to work for change. Here are seven ways we can connect to the power of removing our consent and cooperation, refusing to go along with injustice, and intervening in the destructive practices that cause harm. #peoplepower

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#WhiteSupremacyKills: 100+ Civil Rights Groups Rally to Reject GOP’s Excuses for Massacres and Demand Concrete Action

Written by on August 7, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
#WhiteSupremacyKills: 100+ Civil Rights Groups Rally to Reject GOP’s Excuses for Massacres and Demand Concrete Action

Three days after 22 people were killed in a mass shooting that targeted Latinos in El Paso Texas, progressive social justice groups gathered in Washington, D.C. to declare that “white supremacy kills” and demand concrete action from lawmakers to combat white nationalist terrorism. #WhiteSupremacyKills

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#NeverAgainIsNow: 36 Arrested As Hundreds of Jewish Protesters Block Road to Migrant Detention Center

#NeverAgainIsNow: 36 Arrested As Hundreds of Jewish Protesters Block Road to Migrant Detention Center

Rejecting the notion that denouncing the Trump administration’s immigrant detention centers as “concentration camps” does harm to the memory of the Holocaust, 200 Jewish people demonstrated at a facility in New Jersey Sunday evening and demanded the release of the thousands of immigrants in U.S. custody. #NeverAgainIsNow

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Are You Awake? Or Just Informed?

Are You Awake? Or Just Informed?

How can you know someone is an awaken human being? The author explains how we identify someone who is awake as opposed to someone who is just properly informed.

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‘We Are Unstoppable, Another World Is Possible!’: Hundreds Storm Police Lines to Shut Down Massive Coal Mine in Germany

Written by on June 23, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
‘We Are Unstoppable, Another World Is Possible!’: Hundreds Storm Police Lines to Shut Down Massive Coal Mine in Germany

“This is not only about coal power,” said one Ende Gelände spokesperson. “This is about changing a destructive system that is based on the quest for infinite economic growth and exploitation. We are fighting for a future in which people count more than profits”. #EndeGelaende #ClimateJusticeNow

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Greta Thunberg and Fridays for Future Movement Win Amnesty’s Top Human Rights Award, For ‘Challenging Us All to Confront the Realities of the Climate Crisis.’

Greta Thunberg and Fridays for Future Movement Win Amnesty’s Top Human Rights Award, For ‘Challenging Us All to Confront the Realities of the Climate Crisis.’

16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and the youth-led movement she inspired were honored Friday with Amnesty International’s top human rights award.

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We Can Love Our Way to Justice for All

Written by on June 4, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
We Can Love Our Way to Justice for All

What leads us to dehumanize groups of people we don’t even know? How can we find common ground?

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In The War On Free Speech, Assange Says: “Everyone Else Must Take My Place”

Written by on May 31, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
In The War On Free Speech, Assange Says: “Everyone Else Must Take My Place”

In the war on freedom of speech, Assange is asking everyone else who stands against corruption to take his place and keep speaking truth to power.

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With Viral Tweet, Activist Urges Defeat of Massive Grand Canyon Development That Threatens Local Tribe’s Water

Written by on May 29, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
With Viral Tweet, Activist Urges Defeat of Massive Grand Canyon Development That Threatens Local Tribe’s Water

An developer is planning to build a new housing and entertainment development just 10 miles from the Grand Canyon, but an activist’s viral tweet urged opponents to contact a local town council to stop the plan from going forward.

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