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Sean Penn, founder, CORE, and Dr. Marc Eckstein, medical director and commander of the EMS Bureau of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

Sean Penn’s nonprofit is providing drive-through coronavirus testing in Los Angeles — he and cofounder Ann Lee are creating a guide to rep...

CORE cofounder Sean Penn says when we rebel against social distancing "we are not honoring the dead. We're not honoring those nurses and doctors who are so heroic in that hospital."
As a tribute, women covered women's suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony's tombstone with "I Voted" stickers from the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

16 women throughout history who famously fought for equality

From Susan B. Anthony to Malala Yousafzai, here are 16 famous women throughout history who fought for women's rights and equality.
Naomi Seibt, a 19 year old climate change skeptic and self proclaimed climate realist, speaks during a workshop at the Conservative Political Action Conference 2020 (CPAC) hosted by the American Conservative Union on February 28, 2020 in National Harbor, MD.

‘The anti-Greta’ climate activist Naomi Seibt says she’s ‘absolutely’ a fan of far-right podcaster Stefan Molyneux

The 19-year-old German said at CPAC that she's "absolutely" still a fan of Molyneux, who has promoted white nationalism on his podcast.

Activists Greta Thunberg and Malala Yousafzai met for the first time

Greta Thunberg, 17, has used school strikes to draw attention to the climate crisis. Malala Yousafzai, 22, is a champion for women's education.
Rihanna is a Grammy Award-winning artist and founder of Fenty Beauty.

Watch Rihanna give a moving speech about unity and allyship at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards: ‘Tell your friends to pull up’

"We can only fix this world together," she said while accepting the President's Award on Sunday. "We can't let the desensitivity seep in."
Rihanna is a Grammy Award-winning artist and founder of Fenty Beauty.

Watch Rihanna give a moving speech about unity and allyship at the 2020 NAACP Image Awards: ‘Tell your friends to pull up’

"We can only fix this world together," she said while accepting the President's Award on Sunday. "We can't let the desensitivity seep in."
The exterior of a New York City Target store.

Target is facing a labor board investigation after an employee activist website was blocked from store servers and flagged for ‘hate and racism&...

A charge with the National Labor Relations Board was filed against Target on Friday for blocking workers from the website for Target Workers Unite.
"I don't think our employees are naive," Microsoft president Brad Smith said in an interview with Business Insider at the Davos conference in Switzerland. "I think sometimes they are idealistic. I think the world needs a combination of idealism and pragmatism."

Microsoft’s president says the company welcomes employee dissent, and says other tech companies ‘don’t listen to their employees eno...

Google and other companies have responded to employee activism by shutting down dissent, but Microsoft's president said the company encourages open dialogue.
Five lions are starving at a zoo in Sudan because staff are reportedly unable to get them enough food and medical care.

Horrifying images of starving lions in a Sudan zoo have prompted a worldwide campaign to save them

Staff at the zoo have reportedly resorted to using their own money to try and feed the lions and provide medical care.

‘Pleasantly surprised’: Activists say BlackRock’s climate change strategy is a good first step, but more needs to be done

It's a "major first step on climate action," but it "remains to be seen how much action will actually be taken," one activist said.