20 Aug 2015

10 Ways to not be a Dick on Public Transportation

It’s no stretch to assume that those who commute daily on public transportation have some sort of hopeful expectation that their commute will go smoothly. It’s not ideal, and based around the times in which they are forced to go on their commute, it’s certainly not comfortable. While in the morning their time on public…

17 Aug 2015

Ruling in Phoenix Says All Dogs Sold in Pet Stores Must Come from Shelters & Nonprofit Rescue Groups

A federal judge in Phoenix, Arizona upheld an ordinance, originally passed by the Phoenix City Council in 2013, banning retail sales of dogs and cats in stores unless the pets come from animal shelters or nonprofit rescues. This is fantastic news for numerous reasons: It will drastically cut down on the number of shelter animals that are euthanized It…

11 Aug 2015

Animal Rescuers Help Homeless Man Travel Across the Country with his 11 Stray Dogs

After losing everything, including his home, Steve decided to make a cross-country trek from California to Indiana on his bike, pulling a big cart filled with very special cargo. The special cargo: the 11 stray pups he rescued. Even after losing all of his possessions, he never lost his will to help others in need, especially…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




06 Aug 2015

Badass Moms Post Beautiful Selfies to Fight Breastfeeding Stigma

August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week, so if you’re weird about this extremely natural thing, you’ve got a few uncomfortable days left. WBW calls for a concerted global action to support women’s right to perform one of the most basic of human needs in public, with this particular WBW placing additional emphasis on women’s right to breast feed…

04 Aug 2015

Tiny Road Signs to Remind City Dwellers That Animals Also Live Here

It’s easy to get so caught up in our own lives that we forget to look out for the little guys. And when the little guys are animals and their plight is becoming road pizza, action needs to be taken. In Vilnius, Lithuania, a group has started “Tiny Road Sign” – a small project that…

29 Jul 2015

Lava Mae: Showers and Bathrooms on Wheels for the Homeless

Badasses Who Care – Lava Mae   There are more than 10,000 homeless people in San Francisco, and an appalling lack of shower facilities and bathrooms. Lava Mae is doing something kind and creative to offer a solution – converting old muni buses into showers and bathrooms on wheels. Watch the video to learn all…

28 Jul 2015

12 Ways to Not be a Prick at the Park

On a nice day, there’s few activities greater than heading to a park. Whether it’s for a relaxing afternoon with a book, or a rowdy hang sesh with friends and booze, the best of times can be hindered by someone else’s shitty behavior or actions. Here’s 12 ways to not be a prick at the park.…