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Pearson’s Department of State: Should Corporations be Allowed to Decide Who Serves in Government?

Pearson, the education publishing giant is the gatekeeper for those wishing to serve at the department of state. Should corporations be allowed to control who becomes public servants and who doesn’t?

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Human Rights: Past, Present, and Future

As things stand, substantial strides have been made regarding the formation, enumeration, and recognition of human rights, but there are myriad obstacles inhibiting the international community from protecting these rights.

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Saving Lives and the Planet at the Same Time: An Argument for a Plant Based Lifestyle.

Perhaps the greatest solution to reducing climate change and living for the greater good of the planet would be to end the consummation of animals and adopt not only a plant-based diet, but also a plant-based lifestyle.

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The “Thigh Gap,” and Breaking the Corporate Mirror

While one could write for ages about the health risks of obsessing over unrealistic body images, it is imperative that we consider where these images come from. The Latest Trend For those of you who do not know, the “thigh gap,” as…

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Your True Purchasing Power – Part Two – Behind Every Product is a Story

Ever think about where our food, clothes, and all other products come from and how they are produced? While this thought may occur when we purchase everyday products, we sometimes just buy a certain product because it’s convenient or, for…

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Your True Purchasing Power – Part One – Using Your Money as a Political Tool

Welcome to the first part of a two part series on purchasing power. This short series will focus around the idea that you, and I, and each individual consumer is a political actor, whether we know it or not, and…

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Kenyan Service Trip Wrap Up

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Reader Poll – What type of activism are you most passionate about / interested in?

We want to know what YOU think! Answers to this poll will help us tailor our content to our readers. So help us out!

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Kenyan Education Service Trip

You may already be familiar with our Kenyan Education Initiative, the fundraiser in which our fans (that’s you) raised over $3,000 in order to fund the education of poor children in Meru Kenya. If you are not, we strongly urge…

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Wrap-up: Kenyan Education Project

I would like to apologize for the lull in activity on both our facebook page and website. We have been without a computer for a few weeks out on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. But now we are back online!…

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