Finland ends homelessness and provides shelter for all in need

In Finland, the number of homeless people has fallen sharply. The reason: The country applies the “Housing First” concept. Those affected by homelessness receive a small apartment and counselling – without any preconditions. 4 out of 5 people affected thus make their way back into a stable life. And: All this is cheaper than accepting … Read more Finland ends homelessness and provides shelter for all in need

Scientists Cleared Alzheimer’s Plaque From Mice Using Nothing but Light and Sound

By Manuel Garcia Aguilar, In previous articles, we discussed the importance of brain waves in modern technological developments. It even seemed like something “magical” to me, when I was writing about how through brain waves and AI scientists can “see” what you are seeing in real-time. Now, even more progress is being made thanks to neuroscientists at … Read more Scientists Cleared Alzheimer’s Plaque From Mice Using Nothing but Light and Sound

Mexico Defeating Neoliberalism with Public Bank

Mexico Is Showing the World How to Defeat Neoliberalism By Ellen Brown, While U.S. advocates and local politicians struggle to get their first public banks chartered, Mexico’s new president has begun construction on 2,700 branches of a government-owned bank to be completed in 2021, when it will be the largest bank in the country. At a press conference … Read more Mexico Defeating Neoliberalism with Public Bank

In Copenhagen, They Will Be Planting Communal Fruit Trees In The Streets

By Mayukh Saha, Soon you wouldn’t need to buy snacks while roaming in the streets of Copenhagen. The city council has recently made a decision of planting fruit trees for the whole community. Many trees will be planted including apple trees and blackberry bushes. The trees are to be planted in public places like playgrounds, … Read more In Copenhagen, They Will Be Planting Communal Fruit Trees In The Streets

Great Tips to Write Outstanding Nonprofit Fundraising Appeal

By Guest Writer Ryan Pell, What inspires people to donate their money or other things to a cause of a complete and total stranger? How can one determine if the cause is indeed worth donating? The answers to these questions are given in a fundraising appeal, which is one of the most difficult parts of … Read more Great Tips to Write Outstanding Nonprofit Fundraising Appeal

Video: “Trauma Not Transformed Is Trauma Transferred”

By Alanna Ketler, IN BRIEF The Facts: The video below is of a ted talk given by Tabitha Mpamira-Kaguri and it provides some excellent examples of the topic at hand. Reflect On: Can you see how you’ve unintentionally picked up similar habits as your parents? Have you passed these on to your own children or … Read more Video: “Trauma Not Transformed Is Trauma Transferred”

Stop Giving Power To Dead Situations, Put Your Efforts In The Right Places

By Gerald Sinclair, As human beings, we for some reason tend to keep fighting for things long after we should give up. Knowing when to step back and really work to think things through is important. In this life, we face a lot of different things and some of those things are what we would … Read more Stop Giving Power To Dead Situations, Put Your Efforts In The Right Places

22 Things You Must Come To Terms With If You Want To Live Your Best Life

By Gerald Sinclair, In this world, there are tons of things that we struggle to accept and those things in many ways can hold us back if we put them off for too long. Sure, it might be hard to grasp that we will all die someday but the truth behind it cannot be denied. … Read more 22 Things You Must Come To Terms With If You Want To Live Your Best Life