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These Women of Color Are Bringing Diversity to the Cannabis Industry

From business owners to cannabis yoga instructors to ganja rappers, these ladies are carving out a space for POCs in the overwhelmingly white and male-dominated cannabis industry.
Shonitria Anthony
4.23.18
Voices

Meet the Women of Color Revolutionizing the Weed Industry

From business owners to cannabis yoga instructors to ganja rappers, these ladies are carving out a space for POCs in the overwhelmingly white and male-dominated cannabis industry.
Shonitria Anthony
4.20.18
Voices

Turkey's Government Crackdown on Journalists and Social Media Has Crippled Freedom of Speech

Turkey's President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, benefited from Twitter and Facebook but used his power to silence critics and journalists.
Alice Rowsome
3.8.18
Voices

Syrian Refugees' Faith and Narratives Endure Despite Intensified War and Displacement

Miles from the Syrian border, refugees fight to maintain spaces of community and healing.
Mohsin Mohi-Ud-Din
3.5.18
Rise Up

Constant Exposure to Politics via Social Media is Bad for Your Mental Health

Unplugging seems to be the obvious answer, but many of us cannot disconnect entirely.
Helaina Hovitz
1.12.18
The Rundown

Twitter Cracks Down on Nazis With New Policies Banning Hate Speech

After digital organizers put pressure on the social network, it's finally addressing the issue of hateful behavior online, leaving many wondering what this means for @realdonaldtrump.
Impact Staff
12.19.17
Frontier

Here's the Best Way to Browse Volunteering Opportunities in New York City

A new app hooks up users with volunteering opportunities throughout the city, and streamlines the process into a few swipes and a tap.
Eric Kingrea
11.15.17
Frontier

A Social Media Campaign for Girls' Education Shatters Princess Stereotypes

The United Nations and Disney's social media photo series celebrates strong female role models and aims to give girls in developing countries an equal chance for education, health, social and economic opportunities.
Alice Rowsome
9.6.17