Instagram, give the swipe-up feature to everyone so protesters can share resources

There's no denying Instagram Stories is a strong platform for protesters who want to spread a message. Unfortunately, a lot of activists are missing an essential...

13 mental health resources for black people trying to cope right now

Life has been unforgiving for black people in America.  The trauma of personal and institutional racism that black people endure — and have endured for generations...

How to be an effective ally online, at protests, and moving forward

If you’re a white person or non-black person of color, it’s high time to step up your game as an ally to black activists demanding an end to police...

Google Pixel adds bedtime features, safety tools to phones

Google Pixel owners can rest easy—literally. Google's Android team this week unveiled new features that extend battery life, enhance personal safety, and help you disconnect at night. Every three...

When coronavirus masks become ‘I can’t breathe’ protest signs

Before George Floyd died while a police officer knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes, he rasped "I can't breathe." It was the same gut-wrenching...

Zuckerberg really said Trump’s ‘shooting’ comment has ‘no history’ as a ‘dog whistle’

You'd think all that money could buy a history lesson.  In leaked audio obtained by Recode, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told his employees Tuesday that Trump's incitement to...

One Twitter account is reposting everything Trump tweets. It was suspended within 3 days.

"This account will tweet what the President tweets," Twitter account SuspendThePres posted on May 29. "Let's see if it gets suspended for violating twitters ." Approximately 68 hours...

6 steps you can take to be an activist, no matter your age

At just 18 years old, Jamie Margolin has risen to become a celebrated climate justice activist.  As co-founder of the youth-led climate organization Zero Hour, she helps elevate...

How to find a protest near you to seek justice for George Floyd

The protests rage on. For days, people have filled the streets across America to protest the death of George Floyd. Floyd, a black man, died on May...

6 ways to be antiracist, because being ‘not racist’ isn’t enough

Ibram X. Kendi is a black man and an award-winning scholar who's studied the history of racist ideas. Conventional wisdom would have you believe that Kendi, by virtue of his identity and life...