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Author Weaves In Themes Of Hope & Resilience To Tackle Teen Suicide In Debut Novel

Author Weaves In Themes Of Hope & Resilience To Tackle Teen Suicide In Debut Novel

By Lauren Speeth As a judge of student films, I have a sense of what’s on students’ minds, or at least the ones who submit to Campus Moviefest, The World’s […]

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How This Feature Film Is Creating Discussions About Suicide In A Unique Way

How This Feature Film Is Creating Discussions About Suicide In A Unique Way

Don’t be fooled by the title, this new dark comedy feature film from filmmaker L Jean Schwartz will make you think about the serious issue of suicide in a whole […]

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Monica Lewinsky’s Call For A Cultural Revolution In Groundbreaking TED Talk

Monica Lewinsky’s Call For A Cultural Revolution In Groundbreaking TED Talk

She was the woman whose name became synonymous with political extra-marital affairs. In fact when you hear the name Monica Lewinsky you immediately think of Bill Clinton, THAT blue dress, […]

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Leelah Alcorn: A Glimpse Into The Tragedy Of Hatred Toward LGBTQ Youth

Leelah Alcorn: A Glimpse Into The Tragedy Of Hatred Toward LGBTQ Youth

By Jennifer Sawyer In 1987, hate crimes were committed against LGBT members every hour, according to the LGBT Resource Guide from Adam and Eve. If you’re thinking that statistic is […]

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‘Fight Like A Girl’ Docu Shows How Women Rise Above Defeat

‘Fight Like A Girl’ Docu Shows How Women Rise Above Defeat

There are so many amazing female-directed, female-created and female-focused documentaries right now! It seems women are taking the call seriously to infiltrate the movie industry with their stories and we […]

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Surviving The Iran-Iraq War Helped Me Conquer My Demons & Stop Being A Victim

Surviving The Iran-Iraq War Helped Me Conquer My Demons & Stop Being A Victim

By Sahar Paz It started as a whisper, the first time I took responsibility for all the garbage that happened. It was February 2005 in Denver, Colorado. The brisk winter […]

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Beauty Blogger Cassandra Bankson Tells Us Acne Was The Key To Her Self-Esteem

Beauty Blogger Cassandra Bankson Tells Us Acne Was The Key To Her Self-Esteem

We all get self conscious about our looks going through high school and college. But imagine being told you should “kill yourself” by others? Imagine having acne so severe you […]

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My Dad’s Suicide Rocked My World, And It Forced Me To Do This…

My Dad’s Suicide Rocked My World, And It Forced Me To Do This…

By Allyn Lewis I frequently advocate the quote, “Be kind for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” Time and time again, I find that this is always true. […]

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Model Miranda Kerr Becomes The Face Of Kids Helpline

Model Miranda Kerr Becomes The Face Of Kids Helpline

Here are some reasons why Victoria’s Secret Angel Miranda Kerr is one of our fave models ever: She is a working mom, came from a tiny Australian country town, she […]