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Purpose is Not for A Select Few. But For Everyone. 10 Questions To Ask Yourself
4 years ago

Purpose is Not for A Select Few. But For Everyone. 10 Questions To Ask Yourself

I believe we have an innate desire for purpose. I believe we are all meant for a purpose. I believe if we knew our purpose and committed …
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2014 National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
4 years ago

2014 National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

By  •  World, Culture

It’s 2014, and human trafficking and slavery is still thriving in all corners of the world. This problem, which is so mortifying and unjust, can unitedly be described as …
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The Greatest Comeback: Team Rwanda’s Triumph Over Genocide
4 years ago

The Greatest Comeback: Team Rwanda’s Triumph Over Genocide

“Sport has the power to change the world…it has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to …
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From Invisibility to Inclusion: Children With Disabilities
4 years ago

From Invisibility to Inclusion: Children With Disabilities

“Children do not accept unnecessary limits. Neither should we.”

That statement, made in the 2013 edition of The State of the World’s Children by UNICEF’s Executive Director, sums up …
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Advertising’s Image of Women Creates Public Health Problems [Video]
4 years ago

Advertising’s Image of Women Creates Public Health Problems [Video]

By  •  Life, Culture

Conscious Magazine has been working hard to have conversations that matter since 2010. But after watching the video below, we are in crisis mode. Jean Kilbourne Ed.D., author, speaker, …
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Human Rights Day. Learn How You Can Support This Special day
4 years ago

Human Rights Day. Learn How You Can Support This Special day

Make a promise and fight for someone’s rights…Human Rights Day is celebrated to “intensify our efforts to fulfill our collective responsibility to promote and protect the rights and dignity …
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Giving Tuesday! Help Good Go Viral!
4 years ago

Giving Tuesday! Help Good Go Viral!

Giving Tuesday is a movement to create a national day of giving to kick off the season! Explore the ways you can support something bigger than yourself. “No one has …
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5 Inspirational Songs of 2013
4 years ago

5 Inspirational Songs of 2013

Musicians in today’s spotlight have the rare opportunity to entertain their audiences while also expressing themselves through the music they create. Each song is a unique chance …
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The NFL, The Culture of Bullying, and Being in The Know
4 years ago

The NFL, The Culture of Bullying, and Being in The Know

Encompassing a brilliant combination of talent, dedication, will power, and inspiration, Richard Incognito and Jonathan Martin both traveled long, arduous roads before earning coveted roster spots with the Miami …
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The Beautifully Made Empowerment Film by Krochet Kids Intl.
4 years ago

The Beautifully Made Empowerment Film by Krochet Kids Intl.

“Empowerment requires much more than a single transaction or temporary assistance. This is the truth we [Krochet Kids] have found in our work.” -Krochet Kids Intl. The Empowerment …
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Listen Up Adults: A Call to Action Film from Children in Nicaragua
4 years ago

Listen Up Adults: A Call to Action Film from Children in Nicaragua

Earlier in the year, Conscious Magazine had the opportunity to get a deeper look into the efforts behind Gwapa (Beautiful), a documentary by Thirsty Girl Films that followed the …
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How One Family is Raising Awareness of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)
4 years ago

How One Family is Raising Awareness of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)

“12,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) every year and the risk increases with age.” (WebMD).

Michael Poalillo, at just fifty nine years old was …
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A Look at Breast Cancer Awareness Month by Dr. Elizabeth Chabner Thompson
4 years ago

A Look at Breast Cancer Awareness Month by Dr. Elizabeth Chabner Thompson

Breast Cancer Awareness Month rolls around in October, but for me, every month is about breast cancer awareness.  My entire career as a Radiation Oncologist has been built around …
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STOKED | Empowering Youth From New York to LA
4 years ago

STOKED | Empowering Youth From New York to LA

Meet Steve Larosiliere. He’s the Founder of STOKED Mentoring, Inc., an empowerment program spanning seven communities across New York and Los Angeles that teaches under-served high school …
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Worldwide Revolution: Day of the Girl
4 years ago

Worldwide Revolution: Day of the Girl

October 11 is not just a day; it’s a movement. A worldwide revolution.

Today, we celebrate Day of the Girl. The Day of the Girl is bigger than one issue, one organization, …
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Going Beyond Fair Trade
4 years ago

Going Beyond Fair Trade

Can our ethically-sourced coffee be better?

Since its inception, Fair Trade goods have worked to help “farmers in developing countries build sustainable businesses that positively influence their …
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Make it Visible: Exposing the Invisible Wounds of Warfare
4 years ago

Make it Visible: Exposing the Invisible Wounds of Warfare

If you search “soldier returns home” on YouTube, you’ll find page after page of videos featuring American service members arriving back from overseas duties. These videos are packed full …
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Farm Aid Promotes Local Farming Through Music
4 years ago

Farm Aid Promotes Local Farming Through Music

Living in New York City, the most rural experience that most of us have is hitting up a farmer’s market in Union Square or Brooklyn. It’s our chance to …
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David Beckham: Still Changing The Game of Soccer
4 years ago

David Beckham: Still Changing The Game of Soccer

With the beginning of the soccer season this year, many media outlets focus on the latest transfer news, injury updates, and the FIFA World Cup 2014 qualifying …
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Saving Football and Haitians with Sudden Change Challenge
4 years ago

Saving Football and Haitians with Sudden Change Challenge

By  •  Sports, Culture

This past weekend marked the beginning of another season with the National Football League. Bringing in over $9 Billion annually and growing, no one can deny the power the …
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Justin Verlander Donates $1 Million to Veterans
4 years ago

Justin Verlander Donates $1 Million to Veterans

You would be hard pressed to find a sports fan who does not know the name, Justin Verlander. As the only pitcher to win the Rookie of the Year …
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Set People Free of Racial Boundaries
4 years ago

Martin Luther King, Jr. Set People Free of Racial Boundaries

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity. -Martin Luther King, Jr. …
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What 1 Million Hours of Volunteer Work Looks Like
4 years ago

What 1 Million Hours of Volunteer Work Looks Like

Pamela Hawley, CEO and Founder of Universal Giving has a vision ingrained deep within her and ambition behind it driving her to help people on …
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How Lola’s Foundation is Making a Huge Difference
4 years ago

How Lola’s Foundation is Making a Huge Difference

A large cardboard box sits empty on a living room floor. It’s nothing special—just a plain, brown box with the words “this side up” printed on one …
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SummerStage Brings Culture to New Yorkers
5 years ago

SummerStage Brings Culture to New Yorkers

If you are looking for an escape from the hot and crowded city streets without actually having to leave Manhattan, search no further. The SummerStage festival gives you the …
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