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  • Etsy Shares 10 Social Impact Tips

    If you’re hanging out in Brooklyn one night and you run into a massive craft fair with over a thousand sellers, you probably just stumbled upon the monthly craft night at the Etsy headquarters. Not only does Etsy sell crafts that would look great on your living room wall and offer one of the only legit […]

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  • Target Launches Gender-Neutral Home Dcor for Kids

    Earlier this month, Target announced its newest line: Pillowfort. A line designed strictly for kids, Pillowfort will hit stores by the end of February. And what’s unique about this product launch? The line is comprised of trendy items that are perfect for gender-neutral home dcor. In fact, this new product launch follows Target’s attempt this […]

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  • Photos: What Wild Seaweed Teaches Us About Marine Ecosystems

    Larry Knowles cutting Kombu (seaweed). By Shilpi Chhotray Harvesting seaweed is a unique and invigorating experience. I’ve experienced early mornings on the overcast California coastline with nothing but my dry suit and harvesting bag, gathering thick ropes of kelp in the cold, shallow waves. Seaweed is harvested during the lowest tide of the month when […]

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  • What Do the SDGs Mean for Your Employees?

    By Marianne Hughes We might have heard a lot about the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals since their launch late last year. But we at GivingForce still find ourselves discussing how to best apply them to business. Could the answer be through your people? We recently went along to a corporate social responsibility (CSR) meet-up at the London […]

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  • The Flint Water Crisis: A Timeline

    TriplePundit is tracking the ongoing drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Follow our coverage here.  In April 2014, the city of Flint, Michigan, switched drinking water sources from Detroit’s system to the Flint River to save money while a new pipeline was being constructed. The river’s water is highly corrosive, and it was not treated with an […]

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  • Uniqlo USA Launches Fashion Line for Muslim Women

    Hana Tajima’s collection for Muslim women is all over the map, and in a good way. According to the Pew Research Center, approximately 1 percent of the estimated 322 million Americans practice Islam. That translates to about 3.3 million Muslim Americans in total, and slightly less than 2 million American adults. (That number could be off, […]