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10 Ways to Teach Your Kids Compassion

Craig Kielburger became famous when, at only twelve years old, he founded a charitable organization to fight child exploitation called Free the Children. Since its humble beginnings in the Kielburger family home in 1995, Free the Children has...

Students suspended for anti-drunk-driving shirts

I guess it's something about the back-to-school season. Maybe students are testing the system for the new year to see what's okay and what isn't. Testing boundaries is, of course, part of growing up and figuring out what's socially acceptable and...

At what age activism?

In the comments on the recent post about a high school student wearing a shirt proclaiming acceptance of gays, one reader expressed the opinion that high school is not the place for activism. Like much of the insightful discussion on this website,...

Prom dresses for hurricane victims

Marisa West is collecting prom dresses to distribute to the girls of New Orleans who've lost everything and are picking up the pieces of their lives. She realized how much fun she'd had preparing for her prom the year before and wanted to give that...

Hug.co.uk Little Green Radicals t-shirts

How fabulous are these little t-shirts?  Hug.co.uk presents these great t-shirts for the little activist in your life.  These shirts (for ages 0 - 6) are fair trade products, created from organic cotton grown in Peru.  They each...

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