#Social Media

  • Article: People Are Sharing Messages to Their 5-Year-Old Selves for Mental Health and It's Just the Best
    Health

    People Are Sharing Messages to Their 5-Year-Old Selves for Mental Health and It's Just the Best

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 9, 2019

    The #FiveYearOldSelfie hashtag has taken off on Twitter. Read more

  • Article: UK Parents Raise Over £500,000 to Fund Pregnancy Support Groups in Kenya
    Girls & Women

    UK Parents Raise Over £500,000 to Fund Pregnancy Support Groups in Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 17, 2019

    This tiny British charity’s first appeal completely smashed its target. Read more

  • Article: This Viral Photo of a Dad Changing Diapers Carries an Important Message
    Girls & Women

    This Viral Photo of a Dad Changing Diapers Carries an Important Message

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 9, 2018

    Donte Palmer is calling on dads to #squatforchange. Read more

  • Article: Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya
    Citizenship

    Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 20, 2018

    Google’s sister company Loon is behind the initiative. Read more

  • Article: China’s Weibo Reverses Ban on Gay Content After Social Media Outcry
    Citizenship

    China’s Weibo Reverses Ban on Gay Content After Social Media Outcry

    By Daniele Selby|April 16, 2018

    Last week, “Chinese Twitter” announced its plan to remove pornography, violent, and gay content. Read more

  • Article: This Flint, Michigan, Native’s Tweetstorm Perfectly Embodies His City’s Frustrations
    Environment

    This Flint, Michigan, Native’s Tweetstorm Perfectly Embodies His City’s Frustrations

    By Chris Gelardi|April 10, 2018

    “We suffer from a systemic disregard for working class people in this country.” Read more

  • Article: ‘Instagram Has Done to Food What Porn Has Done to Sex,’ Says American Celebrity Chef Alton Brown
    Food & Hunger

    ‘Instagram Has Done to Food What Porn Has Done to Sex,’ Says American Celebrity Chef Alton Brown

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 20, 2018

    Here’s what everyone snapping photos of their food is doing to food waste. Read more

  • Article: Here Are 9 Celebrities Who Are Totally Here to Stand Up Against Racism on Twitter
    Citizenship

    Here Are 9 Celebrities Who Are Totally Here to Stand Up Against Racism on Twitter

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 22, 2017

    These celebrities are using their influence to champion change. Read more