A year has passed since a friend tagged you in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. While scrolling through social media made the initiative seem like just a fad,
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Let's use social media to promote global awareness!
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People reading mean tweets is turning into a PSA genre. Last month, the Canadian Safe School Network took Jimmy Kimmel's hit comedy bit, usually featuring celebrities, and repurposed it as a potent anti-cyberbullying ad. Now, Raising the Roof Canada has upped the ante even further with a stunning and heartbreaking spot about the homeless.
I'm not naive enough to believe that the hatred, vitriol, abuse, and everything else that's inherently wrong with us as the human race, will disappear anytime soon. But if we make more of an effort to allow and encourage open thinking, maybe we can start the process.
The goal of the Freedom Walk is to raise awareness of and put an end to modern-day slavery in Canada and elsewhere. This year, the event will take place on Saturday, September 14, at the Fairmont R...
The event takes place in Toronto.
I'm only OK with these because of their twist endings.
The power of words in action!
"We are graduating members from the class of We Made It, not the faded echoes of voices crying out, 'Names will never hurt me.' Of course they did.
What a powerful way to raise awareness of bullying and its impact on people!