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Staying Alive

Her community faces a deadly epidemic of violence and trauma. To defend it, trans woman Stephanie Skora is using the most powerful weapon she has: activism. Before she came out as a lesbian, genderqueer trans woman, Stephanie Skora was a…

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Inuit Film: Being Prepared

As the global pandemic reaches into the Arctic Archipelago, Inuk filmmaker Carol Kunnuk documents how unfamiliar new protocols affect her family and community. Her vividly specific soundtrack juxtaposes snippets from local radio broadcasts, issuing health advisories in both Inuktitut and English, with the sweet sounds of children at play. A richly detailed and tender account of disruption and adjustment.

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Paying the Motherhood Tax

Motherhood is one of the hardest jobs in the world. One that comes with no training, no manual, and a…

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We Live in a World That Refuses to See Us

Transphobic laws, bias and outdated healthcare practices prevent trans and non-binary folks from accessing gender-affirming care — but there is…

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Standing with Ukraine

People all across the globe have heavy hearts today as Russian troops invade Ukraine. From afar, one may have feelings…

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Whether you can give five minutes, five dollars or five days, your actions contribute to a positive ripple of change. 

Find direct links to all resources listed in our Actions Hub.
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There’s a common misconception that you need a backyard to compost at home. Use this guide to learn how to compost from your apartment.

Are you looking for ways to stay safe as you fight for Black rights online? Adopt the tips in this article, and continue to support social justice issues safely.

Changemaker Q&A

Giving clothing a second life

Jessica Phenix, founder of Montreal-based clothing line Firebird, cleaned out her closet in 2018 and also learned the shocking truth…

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Digital Extras

Interview with Dr. Lola Ohonba

Dr. Lola Ohonba (aka Dr. O) is a public speaker, educator, and the founder and CEO of WCI Health LLC,…

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There’s a rumbling of change reverberating around the globe, catalyzed by the realization that we must come together, even when we are separated by land, sea and an invisible disease. It is in this climate that we launch RIPPLE OF CHANGE magazine.
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