Why the commercialization of Juneteenth is a step backwards The commercialization of Juneteenth is a troubling trend that threatens to erase the meaning and significance of this important day. While some businesses and organizations may see it as simply another marketing opportunity, the reality is that Juneteenth should be about...
The term “woke” used to simply be the past tense form of the verb “wake.” But modern culture has turned the word on its head to represent something deeper and more powerful than simply rising from sleep.
"So, yeah, if I have to come in as a backup, that fine. But that's not where I'm staying. And when I prove that I'm a starter, I want to be able to step on the field as such. I just need that opportunity to walk through the door."
This is a victory for workplace activists everywhere who have been fighting against Google's unjust policies. Although the terms of the settlement are not public, this is a step in the right direction for those who have been fighting for justice.
He has been a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF and the United Nations Development Program, and has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of those less fortunate.
The rise of clicktivism – online activism that relies heavily on social media platforms – has allowed people to get involved in causes they care about with just a few clicks of a button.
Vanessa Nakate is a Ugandan climate activist who has been staging protests and rallies to call attention to the dangers of climate change since 2019. After co-founding both the Rise Up Movement and Fridays for Future Uganda