Issue #51
May 25, 2012

Facebook, Use Your Power For Good

This month Facebook did something pretty great by adding the option on your timeline to declare yourself an organ donor. Choosing the option doesn’t actually register you with official registries—for that you still have to go through your state’s or province’s official organ donation process—but it does provide social support for the action. ... Read More

Empowering Or Imperialistic?

African-inspired fashions have dominated the runway this spring. Many are celebrating the trend, lauding it for showcasing a positive and empowering image of a continent that is too often associated with only poverty, conflict and despair. Others have been quick to dismiss it as yet another form of cultural appropriation. ... Read More

15 Oil Spill Images Never To Forget

Below is a collection of the most striking images taken of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill (also referred to as the BP oil spill, the BP oil disaster the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, and the Macondo ... Read More

Memorial Day Vegan BBQ

Long weekend and warm weather ahead means one thing: It’s BBQ season. But in a world where BBQs are dominated by hot dogs, racks of ribs, and burgers, a delicious veggie meal is often hard to come b ... Read More
Issue #51
May 25, 2012