We have reached the tipping point with the Anthropocene, an era defined as one in which human activities have significantly..
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(Photo: Matt Cardy/Getty Images) Last year, Chinese dissident and humanitarian artist Ai Weiwei created a site-specific installation at Alcatraz Island,..
In celebration of International Women’s Day, March 8th, global voices join this week to celebrate the achievements of women, both..
When filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald flew to Hong Kong to meet Edward Snowden for the first time,..
Street Art, once seen as common graffiti and an aspect of urban blight has, since the 1980s rise of the..
(Photograph: John Lamparski/Getty Images) For anyone who participated in the 400,000 strong #PeoplesClimateMarch on Autumn Equinox September 21, 2014, the..
1)Power To Fly was founded by Katherine Zaleski and Milena Berry (pictured above) as an effort to address the lack..
The most uncanny aspect of “Citizen Four,” the Laura Poitras film which won the Academy Award for Best Documentary this..
This Fall, #BlackLivesMatter, a powerful hashtag movement coursed through Twitter in response to the murder of an unarmed Michael Brown..
Do you know who Tamala Jones is? What about John Witherspoon or Regina Hall? Are you familiar with K Michelle, Nicole Beharie, Ava DuVernay,..
The New York City People’s Climate March on September 21st, 2014 exceeded the expectations of the organizers as well as..
This Sunday, September 21st, citizens, activists, artists, non-profits, labor unions and everyone under the sun is invited to participate in..
“My true religion is Kindness.”–HH Dalai Lama This is one of many wisdom quotes featured in “The Dalai Lama Film,”..
(Contemplating a piece of street art) The words street art can conjure up many images: teenagers spray painting on the sides of buildings..
208 girls were abducted from a boarding school in Nigeria three weeks ago by a militant terrorist group, Boko Haram…
It’s no secret that The Viral Media Lab is a fan of social change documentaries. We’ve featured posts on feature..