All posts by Diana Mustafina

How To Vote With Your Wallet: The Rise Of Consumer Activism In An Era Of Distrust

You may not get it yet, but you have a lot of political power – and not at the voting booth, but in the checkout line. In this new age of consumer activism, buyers are sending strong signals to American companies: consumers no longer want to...

/ April 18, 2017

Peter Staley: The Man Behind LGBT And AIDS Activism In America

Peter Staley never meant to become an activist — but be glad he did. As an early member of the AIDS Coalition and founder of the Treatment Action Group (TAG), he became one of America’s most famous LGBT and AIDS activists.

/ April 6, 2017

Repair Revolution: “Buy What You Love. Fix What You Buy. Love What You Fix”

Repair Revolution is here to change the way we think about our old broken stuff. The company delivers repair services, reduces waste, builds community, and supports innovative reuse of materials.

/ April 6, 2017

Nomadic: The Company Bringing Tactile VR Experiences To Malls And Cinemas

Meet Nomadic, an immersive entertainment company that creates tactile VR adventures for neighborhoods everywhere. Nomadic will facilitate, deliver and help to implement modular VR arenas that provide deeper levels of immersion.

/ April 3, 2017

Waves For Water: A Simple Solution For Global Clean Water Shortage

Waterborne illnesses are the leading cause of death in the world, taking the lives of more than 3 million people each year. Red Bull TV's new feature length documentary presents Waves for Water, a nonprofit that has a simple solution - turning tourists into activists.

/ March 30, 2017

Clippers’ Chris Paul On Instagram Popularity And Embarking New Philanthropic Venture

Los Angeles Clippers' star Chris Paul knows how to gain success indeed. Now, seems like he's building a huge fanbase on Instagram and expanding his focus with social impact investing.

/ March 27, 2017

“Water & Power: A California Heist”: NatGeo’s New Doc Exposing Greed In The Water Business

Don’t be tricked by all the rain and snow this winter: another drought is likely around the corner. As “Water & Power: A California Heist,” a National Geographic documentary, narrates the state is facing problems that go deeper than just filling its reservoirs.

/ March 22, 2017

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On How To Raise A Feminist Boy

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has long been outspoken about why we need more feminists in the world. No wonder her latest book is a practical guide in how to raise a generation of feminists — something she believes is "more urgent now than it has ever been."

/ March 20, 2017

Gloria Steinem: Meet The Iconic Figure Behind Feminist Movement

Gloria Steinem is one of the century's greatest agents of social change who has been tirelessly fighting for gender equality for more than 50 years. Her work as a feminist leader and activist has only grown since her days as a co-founder of Ms. Magazine that...

/ March 16, 2017