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She was bullied relentlessly in school. Now she’s helping teens change the world.

November 4, 2018

Like so many kids, Val Weisler experienced her fair share of bullying when she was in high school. It left her feeling ostracized and alone, that is until she realized she was far from the only one being bullied. “I thought I was the only person dealing with it, and then I saw another student […]

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As Climate Change Increases, Our Mental Health Declines

November 4, 2018

This week, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a Special Report on the effect of the world warming 1.5°C or more above pre-industrial levels. Their conclusion – to avoid climate change caused catastrophe, we must keep warming below the Paris agreement’s 2°C target. Or, as Global Climate and Energy Lead Scientist at WWF Chris Weber told IFLScience: “1.5°C is the new 2°C.” […]

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The 10 Most Giffable Moments Of AHS: Apocalypse Episode 4 Could It Be Satan?

November 1, 2018

Youtube / Best TV Series & Movie Trailers by FilmIsNow This week on American Horror Story: Apocalypse, we learned that big witch energy is reserved for women, and so they launched an episode-long-wink-wink-nudge-nudge examination of the patriarchy. When this conversation was the opener to the episode: Michael: “Perhaps you haven’t noticed the state of the […]

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What’s it like living in a shared house?

October 30, 2018

‘They cram as many people into one space’ She says her landlord has “crammed” four people on to the ground floor of the end-terraced house in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. “The upstairs is then rented out as a flat where people come and go, it is almost like a hotel,” she said. “We’ve had builders, a […]

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Topshop dismantles feminism pop-up

October 30, 2018

Planning for the pop-up to coincide with the launch took “months”, Ms Curtis said. Image Copyright @PenguinUKBooks @PenguinUKBooks Report End of Twitter post by @scarcurtis Despite making the decision to dismantle the pop-up, a spokesperson for the high street retailer apologised and said it would make a £25,000 donation to the Girl Up charity. “We […]

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Time off, not long hours ‘key to happiness’

October 29, 2018

Bartley and Berry elected co-leaders Last year the party announced a four-day working week policy, amounting to a maximum of 35 hours, and there have been reports suggesting Labour is considering a similar policy, as a way of sharing technological advances with staff. In Friday’s speech to the Green Party autumn conference in Bristol, Ms […]

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