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Lemonpop Workshops

<b>Lemon Pop Workshops</b> provides <b>CREATIVE SOLUTIONS</b> for Young People to develop the resilience needed to thrive in an ever-changing world.<p>Our <b>VISION</b> is a …

Tupac Shakur's Legacy, 20 Years On

On Sept. 13, 1996, Tupac Shakur died, six days after he was targeted in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas. Twenty years later, Tupac has become a celebrated figure around the world. He's not only a lodestar of hip-hop, but a global cultural phenomenon. Recent attempts have even been made to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Plastic microbeads to be banned by 2017, UK government pledges

<b>The UK government has announced plans to ban microbeads used in cosmetics and cleaning products by 2017.</b><p>The small pieces of plastic commonly found in toothpaste, exfoliating body scrubs and other household products and are thought to damage the environment.<p>Environmentalists fear they are building …

Every Solar System Image You’ve Ever Seen is Wrong. Till Now.

Science & InnovationCuriously Krulwich<p>So which one are we (we human beings, I mean)?<p>Infinitesimal<p>String scale<p>Nanoscale<p>Subatomic …

15 Words You Need to Eliminate From Your Vocabulary

Charles Scribner's Sons<p>Dover Publications, Inc.<p>Kurt Wolff Verlag, Leipzig<p>Charles Scribner's Sons<p>International Publishers<p>Cassell<p>Norton Critical Edition<p>…

Lupe Fiasco writes open letter to ‘white supremacy’

"First of all you are not really that supreme"<p>Rapper Lupe Fiasco has posted an open letter to ‘White Supremacy’ that criticises those who advocate …

Lupe

What is the Magna Carta and why there is a Google Doodle?

On the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta we ask what actually is it, and what does it mean?<p>The Magna Carta was granted 800 years ago. A series of events are taking place on the anniversary to mark the occasion, including a flotilla of boats sailing down the Thames and a royal appearance in …

8 Ways to Create a Morning Routine That Works

The benefits of getting out of bed early can’t be denied — it’s why so many top executives are early risers. Our days become chaotic quite quickly, …

Entrepreneurship

6 Ways Technology Is Breaking Barriers To Social Change

The stakes are high: Some 2 billion people continue to live on less than $2 a day. Millions of women and girls around the world lack basic human …

Impact Investing - How To Get A Return While Doing Good

Imagine your investments generate both financial returns and measurable social and/or environmental impact. That’s the premise behind “impact investing,” an area that’s quickly gaining traction among angel investors.<p>It’s not a discrete sector or asset class, but instead is an approach to investing. …

Impact Investing

5 Communications Lessons Learned Working at an Anti-Poverty Nonprofit

<i>This post was originally published in the Huffington Post. Photo courtesy of Trickle Up.</i>By: Caroline AvakianThe United Nations Millennium Development …

7 tips for your nonprofit communications plan

Photo by J.D. LasicaHow to maximize and follow through on your communications goals<b>Target audience</b>: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, …

5 tips to start your nonprofit thought leadership plan

Thought leadership can be one of the most effective communications strategies for nonprofits<p><b>Target audience:</b> Nonprofits, cause organizations, …

Two Keys to Sustainable Social Enterprise

Social entrepreneurship has emerged over the past several decades as a way to identify and bring about potentially transformative societal change. A hybrid of government intervention and pure business entrepreneurship, social ventures can address problems that are too narrow in scope to spark …

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Neuroscience

Sexting could see teenagers branded as sex offenders

UK news,Sex offenders register,Young people,UK civil liberties,Children,Society,Pornography,Child protection,Social care,Mobile phones,Technology,Law,Sex,Sex education,Education,Life and style,Schools,Telecoms,Sexuality,Sexual health,Social media,Photography,Digital …

10 Uncommon Habits of Extraordinarily Productive People

Do what everyone else does and you get the results they get. Here are ways to be different -- and achieve differently.<p>Whatever your definition of success (each person's definition of "success" is and should be different), one thing is true for everyone: Success means getting things done.<p>Highly …

Ghostdavandal Sketchbook 2005-8: A resource of ideas and development

Ghostdavandal are all about imagination and creativity...Keeping a sketchbook has enabled us to develop our design skills and keeping a trail of work …

A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets to Grit and Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

FW de Klerk's legacy in question on anniversary of Mandela's release

Photograph: Frans Lemmens/Getty Images<p>Cape Town is widely considered the most ‘unreconstructed’ of South Africa’s major cities.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/2/10/1423586631676/e7ea4faf-0913-4fed-8975-a15058ff2fef-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Frans …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ

Black Sheep Dres - Propagation (Official Music Video)