#Make2018SuckLess: Be a better bystander
It’s up to everyone in a friend group, workplace or industry to determine the culture, and whether it’s one that permits harassment or makes a stand against it.
#Make2018SuckLess: Activists share advice and New Year’s resolutions
"Don't let people tell you that what you're fighting for isn't important. Every fight is important, no matter how small.”
#Make2018SuckLess: Be a better trans ally
"Defend us when there’s no one around to pat you on the back. Then we’ll talk.”
Perspective: We fought for same-sex marriage in Bermuda. Now the government is banning it.
At the end of the day, we’re really no different than you. We all bleed, we all love, we all go to work.
#Make2018SuckLess: Ask a climate scientist: What can I do to save the world?
With sea levels and temperatures rising, it’s no wonder many of us feel like lobsters succumbing to a slow boil.
‘Can You Hear Us Now?’ Protesters take net neutrality fight to Verizon’s door
Hundreds of demonstrations were called to be staged outside Verizon stores December 7. The nation-wide effort was meant to protest the FCC's impending vote to rescind Title II protection for the internet. A Beautiful Perspective went to two protests in downtown Chicago, one of the busiest commercial centers in the country.
Cops or Community: How should Chicago spend $95 million?
More than 40 Chicago community organizations have endorsed the #NoCopAcademy campaign, an effort to derail a $95 million police and fire training facility and redirect the funds to other community priorities.
What are American forces doing in West Africa?
American forces are supporting a French-led military coalition that is attempting to stabilize the region and battle back against a number of militant Islamist groups.
The best writing on mass shootings in America
“The only variable that can explain the high rate of mass shootings in America is its astronomical number of guns.”
Meet the Pakistani youth fighting hunger with restaurant leftovers
Started in India in 2014, today the Robin Hood Army is a global food recycling campaign operating in more than 40 cities, including several in Pakistan. Teaming up with high-end restaurants in large cities, they shepherd surplus food destined for landfills directly to needy mouths.
Spanish-speaking victims at Route 91 face a lack of services
“They’re often forgotten individuals, the people who take out the trash, maintain the porta-potties, wait on the VIP area, serve the food and beer.”