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Watch the New Country Music Video that Fights Domestic Violence

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Not only is Sam Hunt incredibly adorable, but now he shows his activism against domestic violence in his new video called “Take Your Time”. This song could have easily been interpreted as a typical… Continue reading

Be a hero for kids and join The Ginormous Climb!

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What? #TheGinormousClimb for #bravekids is a 60-flight stair climb and event to raise money for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County. The purpose of this event is to create awareness for child abuse survivors… Continue reading

Men Wearing Miniskirts Protest in Turkey

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  Let’s hear it for the men in Turkey who have been struttin’ their stuff in miniskirts over the past few weeks to protest for women’s rights due to a recent tragedy that… Continue reading

Grammy Awards get real about DV awareness with Katy Perry

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Just before an amazing, yet controversial performance by Katy Perry, President Obama appeared on TV screens across America speaking out about the “It’s On Us” campaign and domestic violence prevention. As we were… Continue reading

Why Boys are Being Asked to Slap Girls

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A recent video created by Italian media group, Ciaopeople who teamed up with a newspaper, Fanpage.it, has gone viral making a powerful statement about domestic violence awareness. This video depicts adorable young boys who… Continue reading

5 Ways To Support Sexual Assault Awareness With Obama’s “It’s On Us” Campaign

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It’s no surprise that sex is often a common among students on college campuses. But, did you know that sexual assaults are almost just as common?  Estimated 1 in 5 college women will be sexually… Continue reading

Top 10 Hashtags for Social Activism in 2014

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A way to create awareness for important issues is as simple as posting a hashtag on any social media site. As 2014 comes to an end, let’s take a look at some of… Continue reading

Senwah Foundation: Building Minds, Rebuilding Lives in Liberia

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Schools in Liberia have been shut down since September due to the Ebola outbreak. They are expected to reopen in February, but what children will be coming back to are broken desks, classrooms… Continue reading

Swipe Left or…Human Rights? Tinder Takes a Stand.

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Tinder. Hate it or love it, we’ve all heard about it. The popular dating app is both entertaining and yes, I will admit, fun to see potential dating matches in a matter of seconds. Recently… Continue reading

Potty-Mouthed Princesses- Love It Or Hate It?

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Pass the swear jar to these little ladies! Everyone is talking about the controversial YouTube video that went viral last week. This video has sparked quite a few different opinions regarding it’s message… Continue reading