29-year-old leaves NFL and $37 million contract to become farmer in order to feed the hungry

via Daily Kos St. Louis Rams center Jason Brown has left the NFL to pursue farming:

The Number of Charter Schools Suspending Kids Is Totally out of Control

Created as a creative and more rigorous alternative, charter schools tend to outpace traditional public schools

What Does Gun Violence Prevention for Millennials?

GenYnot has partnered with Generation Progress to produce a Gun Violence Prevention Series. Generation Progress is

The Next Assault on Civil Rights

via Slate Last Thursday the Supreme Court agreed to hear arguments in the case of Texas

Why the Taliban Fears Teenage Girls

On Friday, the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 was awarded to Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child’s

Why Experts Reject Creativity

via The Atlantic In 2007, Steve Ballmer, then-CEO of Microsoft, emphatically predicted that Apple’s new phone

Don’t Go Broke For the Movement

What is this movement we speak of? Well ending world hunger, mitigating climate change, working to

Reza Aslan calls out the media for generalization and bigotry when reporting on Muslims

“We’re using two or three examples to justify a generalization – that’s actually the definition of

Microsoft Investing in Africa’s Tech Startups

Microsoft is keeping a close eye on the innovation and tech-generated startups coming out of Africa

Phil Agnew of Dream Defenders Breaks Down Systemic Oppression

Women Become Experts of Their Own Experiences with #WhyIStayed on Twitter

After Raven’s running back,  Ray Rice was released and indefinitely banned from the NFL, a discussion

Are You Suffering from “Negrophobia”?

Below is another installment of our featured series, #EducatedShade from the Co-Founders of GenYnot, Jordan +

10 Reasons Why I Don’t Need To Follow You on Twitter

My newsfeed should be concentrated information that I want to see. Unlike facebook (Yes shade to

Will Everyone Shut Up Already About How the Nordic Countries Top Every Global Ranking?

The Nordic countries are paradigms of equality, good education, female empowerment, and progressiveness. We know this

Breaking The Chains

#ICanBeNext, the hashtag I thought about starting as I reflect on the fact that hip-hop artist