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Reasons Breathwork Is Radical Self Care For BIPOC

When Black breath is taken, the act of breathing itself becomes a form of radical resistance. By guest blogger Solonje Burnett.

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A Voting Toolkit

Theoretically, everyone in the U.S. has the right to vote. But voter suppression, gerrymandering and voter intimidation have made our democracy inert. Here’s how to get ready to vote this November, and to make sure all of your friends and family vote, too.

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What Is An Activist?

What is an activist and who gets to be one? We talked to three activists we admire, Teju Adisa-Farrar, Solonje Burnett, and Bonnie Wright to understand their interpretation of the term “activism.”

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Water Is A Human Right

We are proud to support DigDeep, a nonprofit organization working to ensure that every American has clean, running water at home. We’re partnering with DigDeep to support their Navajo Water Project and their commitment to continuing and expanding access to clean water on the Navajo Nation.

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The Anti In Antiperspirants

We don't make natural deodorant because we think conventional deodorant will give you cancer. We make it because we like how easily identifiable ingredients from the earth can fight body odor. Our low-waste natural deodorants absorb some moisture, but they won't prevent your body from performing a natural function—sweating.

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Shopping Will Not Save the Planet

In the last decade, there has been a considerable rise in the demand for sustainable consumer goods. As the sustainable fashion, green beauty, and zero-waste movements have gained hold in the conversation around the climate crisis, big brands have realized that sustainability sells. But is what they’re selling truly sustainable?

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Who Gets to Be the Face of Natural Beauty?

The standard of beauty we've been sold is one of whiteness, youth and straight cisgendered femininity. We spoke with some of our colleagues in the green beauty industry about why “representation” matters, why true inclusivity is the real goal, and what brands (and consumers) can do about it.

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Ecofascism: What It Is & How to Spot It

There are a lot of memes circulating about clean air right now. They boast catchy slogans like “humans are the virus” and “overpopulation is the problem.” These might seem like positive environmental messages, but take a closer look, and you can see that these ideas have roots in ecofascism.

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You’re an Environmentalist During a Pandemic Lockdown. What Does That Even Mean?

Most of us are under some form of “shelter in place” as the coronavirus pandemic sweeps the globe. So, what does it mean to be an environmentalist during a pandemic lockdown? How can you use this time to fight for change (from your couch)?

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