These women were in prison. Thanks to an extraordinary program, they’re now entrepreneurs.

When she chose she wished to begin her own company, Rebecca ‘ Cafe ’ Brown remained in the unlikeliest location — jail. . Posted by Rebecca Brown on Thursday, March 8, 2018 . .When she recognized that something had to alter in her life, #ppppp> She was partway through a five-year sentence for domestic violence-related Read more about These women were in prison. Thanks to an extraordinary program, they’re now entrepreneurs.[…]

You can change lives just by sharing one photo. Here’s how.

You take so many photos every day. Wouldn’t it be great if the photos you take of the people, places and things you love could also do some good? Believe it or not, humans take over one trillion photos every year. We document births and weddings, holidays and graduations, and so, so many selfies (don’t Read more about You can change lives just by sharing one photo. Here’s how.[…]

In just one tweet, this reporter scorches every Trump lie about immigrants.

via Gage Skidmore/Flickr The original sin of the Trump presidency was  in the speech he made announcing his candidacy. “When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best,” he said in front of a crowd of paid supporters. “They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing crime. They’re rapists. And some, I assume, are good people.” While Read more about In just one tweet, this reporter scorches every Trump lie about immigrants.[…]

Helping the elderly doesn’t have to be hard. Here are 5 ideas you may not have considered.

Being a caretaker for an elderly loved one is a full-time job. It’s tough. It’s rewarding. It’s life-changing. So let’s take a second to give it up for all the people who are taking care of their elderly loved ones and friends today. The happiness and love these caregivers bring to the lives of the Read more about Helping the elderly doesn’t have to be hard. Here are 5 ideas you may not have considered.[…]

She once judged people who were on SNAP. Now it’s helping keep her and her family healthy.

For Kristyn Fayewicz, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) was an unexpected lifeline. Three years ago, she was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, a serious disease that causes her body’s immune system to attack itself. After she was diagnosed, work became difficult and then untenable. Fayewicz, who worked at a dog training facility, found that the Read more about She once judged people who were on SNAP. Now it’s helping keep her and her family healthy.[…]

Did the ACLU discover that 28 members of Congress were criminals? Not exactly.

The future is now! And it’s kind of scary. Amazon’s come a long way from being the little online bookstore that could. Now, in addition to delivering your packages, running your smart home features, and telling you what to wear, it may also soon be helping the government track every move you make. A few Read more about Did the ACLU discover that 28 members of Congress were criminals? Not exactly.[…]

This service dog and veteran are raising awareness for PTSD in inspiring ways.

Lon Hodge has a lot in common with his dog, Gander. They’re both from Colorado. They share the same birthday. But it’s how they differ that makes their relationship special. Hodge is a veteran living with injuries that he sustained in the line of duty and a severe case of PTSD. Gander is a service Read more about This service dog and veteran are raising awareness for PTSD in inspiring ways.[…]

A Kansas City radio station found a delicious way to throw shade on Mike Pence.

Mike Pence said he plans to be in Kansas City, Missouri, on July 11 to boast about the GOP’s tax law that largely benefits the 1%. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Not so coincidentally, a “sausage fest” was planned to take place in Kansas City the same day — right across the street. Photo by Read more about A Kansas City radio station found a delicious way to throw shade on Mike Pence.[…]

Unlearning toxic masculinity can be difficult. Here are a few role models who can help.

We yap about poisonous masculinity. It appears like individuals are beginning to puzzle the significance of the term. ” Oh, so you’re stating that masculinity is TOXIC,” they state. “ That’s SEXIST versus MEN ,” they state. To them I state: Stop being willfully obtuse. If I stated, “Whoa, that’s a wild meadow pet,” would Read more about Unlearning toxic masculinity can be difficult. Here are a few role models who can help.[…]

A male feminist just torched a bunch of sexist trolls in the most delicious way.

Demonstrators attend an International Women’s Day 2018 rally in London, England. Photo by Chris J. Ratcliffe/Getty Images. Globally, women are demanding their voices be heard. International Women’s Day is March 8 annually, and it marks pretty much the only time all year when we officially celebrate all the “social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of Read more about A male feminist just torched a bunch of sexist trolls in the most delicious way.[…]