The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation in Canada, means well by its #NoHairSelfie campaign. But by creating an app that allows anyone with a smartphone to create a bald selfie of themselves, have they just created another slacktivist meme?
We've seen it before. Well-meaning adults in cause marketing try to shame youth out of digitally sharing sexual pictures — or "sexting" — by reminding them of the grave consequences to their life and reputation. As if they didn't know!
Whether in political theory or popular culture, human nature is often portrayed as selfish and power hungry. UC Berkeley psychologist Dacher Keltner questions this idea and searched for the answer why we evolved pro-social emotions like empathy, compassion and gratitude.
Sponsor a Wealthy Child (SaWC) is an online game that turns the world of Humanitarian aid upside down. Families from the Developing World come to the rescue of Western children ravaged by relational poverty. It is about these questions: Who really is wealthy and who is poor?
In a family where homosexuality is the norm, the son comes out of the closet. This spot is from Queer Lisboa, the Portuguese Film Festival dedicated exclusively to screening gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and transsexual themed films, a genre known as Queer Cinema.