social change

This decade has been defined by social movements. We’ve seen same-sex marriage legalised around the world, Ireland’s abortion referendum, and the introduction of what it means to go viral - while campaigns like Black Lives Matter and Me Too have brought the fight for change to the forefront of the world’s attention.
Jeremy Corbyn is in pole position to reap the benefits of an increasingly widespread desire for social change, professor Benjamin Selwyn writes.
Social care is, by definition, how society supports the welfare of others - the young, old and vulnerable in our society who rely on this support to keep them safe and able to manage daily life.
With this approach, my hope is that we can eventually create a world without intervention at the point of crisis, where good mental wellbeing is woven into the fabric of our society and where we all lead healthier, happier lives as a result.
It took me 20 hours to travel to Texas for SXSW, including having to check-in twice even though I hadn't left the airport. When I arrived, Sony teleported me to Machu Picchu in seconds. I stood in a box, jumped and landed in Peru. And not one aggressive customs officer in sight.
As a society, we must push all energy companies to become accountable green investors and contribute meaningfully to the global shift away from fossil fuels. Until they do so, we will continue to intensify pressure on our institutions to reject an industry that compromises all of our futures in the name of profit - and, ultimately, remove its social license to operate.
Luckily they've made it the 1,100km from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok where I caught up with them. And here's why I think they're two of the best female role models this planet has to offer.
My recent adventures in Tower Hamlets have filled me with inspiration. Inventors Club Whitechapel looks forward to 2017 with ambitious projects to continue their mission of highlighting and nurturing young and local talent.
How do we re-view the sorts of challenges we're looking to address through a digital lens? My favourite way of describing of the difference between digital and analogue is the difference between a trombone and a trumpet.
It was a remarkable time to be in Colombia. Back in October - before the new peace deal between the government and the Farc