NELSON MANDELA INTERNATIONAL DAY

WHAT CAN I DO ON MANDELA DAY? The overarching objective of Mandela Day is to inspire individuals to take action to help change the world for the better, and in doing so build a global movement for good. Ultimately it seeks to empower communities everywhere. “Take Action; Inspire Change; Make Every Day a Mandela Day.” Individuals and…

HOW TO CREATE THE LIFE YOU WANT

I receivemany questions from people who want to know how to experience more fulfillment,happiness, and meaning in life. They often express frustration that bubblesover from a variety of sources, including not knowing what they really want,confusion about which direction to go in, and worry about the obstacles thatrise up as they pursue their dreams. At…

CRISIS IN CAMEROON: STAND WITH ALICE

Alice N’Kom is one of the only attorneys inCameroon who defends people who’ve been jailed for the “crime” ofbeing gay.  In the last few weeks, gay men have beensnatched from their homes and public places and thrown in jail just for beinggay. The situation is approaching a crisis and Alice  and her colleaguesare ready to…

THE F WORD: FAMINE IS THE REAL OBSCENITY (INTERNATIONAL VERSION)

ONE’s newfilm The F Word:Famine is the Real Obscenity isn’t a typical emotionalemergency appeal. It’s about focusing the media spotlight on the tragedyunfolding. It’s about building political support in the US and around the worldfor interventions that will stop the suffering today and break the cycle of faminein the future. Most of all, it’s about taking action…

¿ARE YOU GOING HELP JAPANESE EARTHQUAKE & TSUNAMI VICTIMS?

At approximately 10:40pm PT on Thursday night a massive 8.9 earthquake struck off the coast of Japan and was followed by a 7.4 aftershock. The main quake was the world’s 5th largest earthquake since 1900. The quakes sent a tsunami inland across Japan’s northeastern coastline, devastating homes, farmland, and everything in its path. The extent…

MORE THAN 70 COUNTRIES MAKE BEING GAY A CRIME

A comprehensive study of global lesbian, bisexual and gay rights, seen by The Independent on Sunday, reveals the brutal – and, in many instances, fatal – price people pay around the globe for their sexuality. The research, which was conducted by the charity network the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA), shows that…

KATHRYN HALL-TRUJILLO

When she was a public health administrator for the state of California, Kathryn Hall-Trujillo found that her greatest challenge was paying for babies who were born sick. “The figure we were working with at that time was about $300,000 … to stabilize a baby for the first 90 days,” said Hall-Trujillo, who worked for the…

THE SING CAMPAIGN

One of the worst things a driver can do is take his or her eyes off the road. It’s the same when we begin talking about HIV/AIDS. If we allow ourselves to become complacent and to not focus on where we’re going, even for one minute, this infectious disease will just keep on festering, a…

MADIEYE DIALLO – ABUSED AFTER DEATH!

THIES, Senegal – the story of Madieye Diallo, an activist and gay organization leader whose body and grave was desecrated because he was gay. While Diallo was not killed by the homophobes, it is because of their heinous actions, fear, and pure hatred fortified by religion that he is dead.  Everyone on this planet should…

THE HUMAN REVOLUTION PROJECT

Isn’t it amazing how often we look @ the outside world and find it in a state of seeming chaos and disorder, and when we are presented with a way to do something about we can’t be bothered? I get the reason for us NOT wanting to get involved due to our inability to bring…