Category: Activism

From Disability To Diversability With Tiffany Yu

From Disability to Diversability: that's the great leap forward we owe to Tiffany Yu, founder of Diversability, and her amazing team. How does gives people with different abilities a renewed sense of identity?

/ April 26, 2017

Two Sides Of The Genetic Coin: How To Survive If You Don’t Feel Pain?

Have you ever dreamed about a superpower? To have wings and fly like a bird or become invisible and pass through walls? Maybe you have a dream to never feel pain? If so, I have good news for you! It’s possible! People who never feel pain...

/ April 26, 2017

How Vicky Townsend Leveraged Her Own Divorce To Create An Association Of Divorce Professionals

Divorce is something no one wants to go through, yet many do. In this sensitive business, a couple needs as much support as it can get, kids or no kids. Vicky Townsend knows that from a first-hand experience. She saw a flaw in the divorce system...

/ April 26, 2017

‘Afghan Women’s Writing Project’: Empowering Afghan Women To Speak

Founded in 2009, AWWP is working at making Afghan women be not afraid to speak and create influences in their country as well as abroad. Such national dialogues seem to be the most efficient way to show existing inequalities and violence in relation to women in...

/ April 26, 2017

Andrey`s Story: My Way From Brothel to Asexual | #Asexuality

Asexuality may take many forms: from the lack of sexual desire to its complete absence. Scientists say there are two types of asexuality: congenital and acquired. Asexuals of the second type can feel pleasure, however due to some reasons, they avoid sexual relationships. Andrey, university student,...

/ April 25, 2017

Asexuals` Home: A Place Where Russian Asexuals Meet | #Asexuality

At the moment Vkontakte has 320 asexual groups - from small ones to huge communities with thousands members. Feel free to find out more about the life of russian asexual community - Asexuals` Home. We talked to its curator, Anastasia, about the misson, content, members and...

/ April 24, 2017
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How The Discriminology Project Fights Racial Injustice In The US Schools

A young social project named the Discriminology was created to stop racial injustice in schools and to put all American students on an equal footing. Its main mission is to protect minority children from excessive school punishment.

/ April 24, 2017

The World`s Famous People Who Might Have Been Asexual | #Asexuality

Сontemporaries called them “virgins”, “weirdos” and “celibate”. You may be surprised, but these famous people are thought to be asexual.

/ April 20, 2017

The Disability March: Who To Think About Next Time Doing A March

The DisabilityMarch was created because it was indispensable to give people with disabilities a chance to state their rights for medical care, but in fact, such a platform should be a part of every protest, shouldn't it?

/ April 20, 2017