We’ve Saved the World – Now What?

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Congratulations everyone! Give yoursleves a hand, let’s slap each other on the back, our work is OVER.

We’ve done it; Aids: Cured. Global Warming: Cooled. Unsustainable Fuels: Sustained. Child Soldiers: Home. War: Peaced. Lost Planes: Found.

So now what? Read the rest of this entry »

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What the Hell is Retired Slactivist Supposed to Mean, Anyway?

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Good question. A nice follow up would probably be “And why the hell is your picture a couch? (And a comfy couch at that!)

I first heard of the word “slacktivist” in 2012; I was volunteering full time, up to my eyeballs in a human rights organization that shall remain nameless. The nameless organization just so happened to launch the most viral Youtube video ever and I saw very quickly some of the best sides and some of the worst sides of humanity – specifically internet humanity.  Read the rest of this entry »