Category: Activism & Advocacy

April 23, 2018

Apps to Help our Planet

January 15, 2018

Clarence Jones: The Long Perspective

He helped write Martin Luther King, Jr’s “Dream” speech. What does Clarence Jones say about this moment in history?

June 25, 2017

A Red Diaper Baby Returns to Her Roots

In a Florida retirement community, a new generation of residents are carrying their parents’ torch of political activism.

March 7, 2017

Meet the Raging Grannies: Troublemakers in Disguise

Grassroots “gaggles” of politically active older women are forming across North America.

November 28, 2016

Aging With Attitude: Activist Frances Goldin

Frances Goldin and her sign are well known among regulars at New York’s Pride Parade — but her activism goes further back.

May 28, 2014

Happy Birthday Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou died Wednesday at age 86. We can’t think of a better way to mark her passing than with this simple story about love that sets you free.