Hard times and tough choices are inevitable. I’m bookmarking this video so I can hear this message again (and again) when I really need it. Read more: http://upworthy.com/having-a-bad-day-heres-46-powerful-things-you-should-really-hear
Do I Have Your Consent To Show You This Video About The Part Of Sex That's Often Totally Overlooked?
The quicker you learn about it, the more likely you are to have a good sex life and the respect of your peers. Consent is hard enough in private. Getting people to talk about consent in public is even harder. Which is why I’d really appreciate it if you shared this. And maybe Liked Dr. […]
The only thing I’ve ever found in a ball pit was a dirty sock and what I think was a partially chewed lemon Starburst. These people were a lot luckier; they found out that it’s actually pretty easy to make connections with strangers. Weep warning: For me, the tears started around 2:25, but I was […]
Meet Ronald Davis, who lives rough on the streets of Chicago. What he has to say about the way people treat him is a lesson to all of us. You may never look at a homeless person the same way again. Read more: http://upworthy.com/this-man-is-already-homeless-now-some-idiot-has-made-him-even-more-miserable
WARNING WARNING WARNING WARNING WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT! Here’s a pretty brutal compilation of Canadian videos warning of accidents in the workplace. I have no idea if these actually make anyone behave safer, but it certainly indicates Canada’s dedication to the issue. Read more: http://upworthy.com/is-this-horrifying-yes-did-it-save-a-few-lives-you-be-the-judge
When Joshua was 5 years old, he decided he wanted to feed the hungry. I find this pretty impressive, considering my 5-year-old wish was to become a dinosaur. Not only did Joshua set some pretty lofty goals for himself, but he actually set about achieving them. Years later, he’s still working on making as much […]
Sheâ€™s No Football Expert. She Doesnâ€™t Play In The NFL. But She's Still Qualified To Talk About It.
When it comes to telling the owner of the Washington Redskins exactly how she feels about his team, this fierce correspondent isn’t sheepish. She whips out a seamless history lesson on stereotyping, wrapping up her opinions in a pretty little two-minute package. Read more: http://upworthy.com/shes-no-football-expert-she-doesnt-play-in-the-nfl-but-shes-still-qualified-to-talk-about-it
I think this about says it all. K, I gotta go make a quick call. Read more: http://upworthy.com/this-is-the-only-appropriate-way-to-catcall-ever
According to those who have actually done it, seeing the Earth from space has a profound effect on a person. Unfortunately, those people aren’t usually the ones in charge. Read more: http://upworthy.com/an-astronauts-suggestion-on-how-to-fix-politics-would-be-expensive-but-probably-pretty-effective
The Big Finish of this cartoon is an is an explanation of why it’s OK that some women sometimes say “I hate men!” Harsh, right? Well… After reading this cartoon, I’m thinking harder about what “men” really *really* means, and how the idea of “being a man” might even be annoying to those who identify […]
This is a trailer for “Freedom Summer,” a documentary about the vicious 1964 10-week battle for civil rights that not only crushed Mississippi’s white supremacy, but led to the Voting Rights Act of 1965 as well. Read more: http://upworthy.com/some-horrible-people-were-afraid-of-becoming-extinct-theyre-gone-now
As a Canadian, I like to think I’m a pretty polite person. But you never know how going that extra mile to show support and kindness can make a difference in someone’s life. Well, actually you probably do. Read more: http://upworthy.com/every-canadian-will-experience-it-or-know-someone-who-will-so-why-arent-we-talking-about-it