Prison gates with warning signage and barbed wire.
02/08/2017
by Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer | Waking Times The Manhattan County District Attorney’s Office in New York City will be the latest correctional institution to introduce meditation... read more
Facebook thumbs up LIKE symbol.
02/01/2017
Thumbs Up, So What? There are some awesome aspects of our modern life and social media is very high on the list. People in all places are able to be part of digital communities communicating... read more
Justice statue holding scales and sword.
01/25/2017
From conversations that heal to land trusts that fight gentrification. This article is part of Yes! Magazine's state-by-state exploration of local solutions. Missouri In the weeks... read more
Blood pressure cuff and gauge on white background
01/11/2017
According to a new study, "prosocial spending" may be as good for your blood pressure as a healthy diet and exercise. Many of us believe that the way to become happier and healthier is by spending... read more
man talking into can and string like telephone
01/03/2017
What Lauryn Hill and Clara Miller Have in Common Remember that 1998 jam “Everything is Everything” by Lauryn Hill? Turns out she was on to something back in the 90’s. Everything really... read more
Hand holding phone and clicking on an app button.
12/22/2016
We're rapidly closing in on the holidays/end-of-year season when most charities depend most heavily on the giving nature of their supporters. Philanthropy spikes at the end of year because of the... read more
Capitol building in Washington DC black and white at end of street.
12/15/2016
On January 21, 2017, women will march in Washington, D.C. All across our great nation, in cities and towns, women and men, millennials and seniors, black, white, Hispanic, Asian, gay, lesbian, and... read more
Chichen Itza temple with sun spots on cloudy day.
12/07/2016
In the spring semester of the school year, I teach a class called ‘Happiness’. It’s always packed with students because, like most people, they want to learn the secret to feeling fulfilled. ‘... read more
Refugee child sitting alone on city street.
11/30/2016
‘What would you do if you saw a six-year-old alone in a public place?’ So begins a short video from UNICEF, which has received more than 2 million views on YouTube. In the video, Anano, a six-year... read more

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Facebook thumbs up LIKE symbol.
02/01/2017
Thumbs Up, So What? There are some awesome aspects of our modern life and social media is very high on the list. People in all places are able to be part of digital communities communicating... read more
Justice statue holding scales and sword.
01/25/2017
From conversations that heal to land trusts that fight gentrification. This article is part of Yes! Magazine's state-by-state exploration of local solutions. Missouri In the weeks... read more
Blood pressure cuff and gauge on white background
01/11/2017
According to a new study, "prosocial spending" may be as good for your blood pressure as a healthy diet and exercise. Many of us believe that the way to become happier and healthier is by spending... read more
man talking into can and string like telephone
01/03/2017
What Lauryn Hill and Clara Miller Have in Common Remember that 1998 jam “Everything is Everything” by Lauryn Hill? Turns out she was on to something back in the 90’s. Everything really... read more
Hand holding phone and clicking on an app button.
12/22/2016
We're rapidly closing in on the holidays/end-of-year season when most charities depend most heavily on the giving nature of their supporters. Philanthropy spikes at the end of year because of the... read more
Capitol building in Washington DC black and white at end of street.
12/15/2016
On January 21, 2017, women will march in Washington, D.C. All across our great nation, in cities and towns, women and men, millennials and seniors, black, white, Hispanic, Asian, gay, lesbian, and... read more
Chichen Itza temple with sun spots on cloudy day.
12/07/2016
In the spring semester of the school year, I teach a class called ‘Happiness’. It’s always packed with students because, like most people, they want to learn the secret to feeling fulfilled. ‘... read more
Refugee child sitting alone on city street.
11/30/2016
‘What would you do if you saw a six-year-old alone in a public place?’ So begins a short video from UNICEF, which has received more than 2 million views on YouTube. In the video, Anano, a six-year... read more
Peruvian shaman ceremony on mountain top.
11/15/2016
by Jocelyn Mercado | Pachamama Alliance We live in a time of accelerating change. Technology, transportation, buying and selling of goods and services, and information sharing are all... read more

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02/16/2015
In this brief documentary, learn about the intention and mission behind Empty Hands Music and the Pilgrimage. From an Ivy League education to Wall street to fame and fortune as a MTV Rap star, at... read more
02/13/2015
Discovering where true problems lie is important, but it doesn't make change happen. The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction,... read more
02/13/2015
Over the past several decades, many environmental and social change efforts have come to reflect the centrality of shopping in our culture, suggesting change can be made—or is even best made—through... read more
02/13/2015
Judges ruled that corporations are people too! The Story of Citizens United v. FEC explores the inordinate power that corporations exercise in our democracy. The movie explores the history of... read more
02/13/2015
It must benefit somebody for us to keep thinking this, but the United States isn’t broke; we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally... read more
02/13/2015
Ge tin the know about climate options being proposed. The Story of Cap & Trade, released in December 2009, is a fast-paced, fact-filled look at the leading climate solution discussed at the... read more
02/13/2015
The Story of Electronics employs the Story of Stuff style to explore the high-tech revolution’s collateral damage—25 million tons of e-waste and counting, poisoned workers, and a public left... read more
02/13/2015
The Story of Cosmetics examines the pervasive use of toxic chemicals in our everyday personal care products, from lipstick to baby shampoo. The film reveals the implications for consumer... read more
02/13/2015
We have to remain hydrated, but how we do it truly matters. The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day), employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of... read more

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