Feminist documentaries resemble rousing speech the army leader before the last fight. They inspire and lead. Attracting real stories and intimidating such global problems as slavery, modern directors show that feminism is no longer a struggle for privilege, but a war for basic rights.
Citizinvestor is a crowdfunding and civic engagement platform for local government projects. It allows citizen from the US to post their project ideas and grow them into a real movement with people's help. One of the CEOs of Citizinvestor is Joy Randels.
Imagine you are a new-opened nonprofit organization. What to start with? How to find people who are ready to get involved? Once Rachael Chong asked herself the same question, and it resulted in the largest matching platform that helps nonprofits to find volunteers.
Jessica Grossman – “a half-naked girl saving lives”, is an activist using social media to encourage those with Crohn's disease to overcome the fear of the surgery. She is loud and outspoken about something people don't like to talk about – having an ostomy.
"Bee The Change", a small but ambitions project by Dawn Musil is using beekeeping skills and supplies to both help the bees and create jobs for the economically-disadvantaged people.
People often dreams about happy future, especially women. Sometimes they are wrong and something unpleasant waits for them. These 8 women have found a way to overcome the breast cancer and they are ready to share their experience.
Feminist frenzy in media is not a nowadays offspring – Spare Rib, launched right in the middle of Second-wave feminist boom, claimed to be one of the most revolutionary magazines of all times.
Nowadays there are a lot of talks about violation of women’s and disabled people’s rights. But these 8 ladies don’t give a damn about such an old-fashioned stereotypes. They are too busy with running this world.
These mission-driven start-ups are applying Artificial Intelligence and machine learning to diagnose and fight cancer — one of the biggest challenges of our time.