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7.10.19

People with a Learning Disability Want to Party Too

We spoke to the founder of Stay Up Late, a charity that links up people with learning disabilities and "gig buddies" who can stay out with them after their support workers go home.

6.27.19

The Problem with Eating Like a Refugee for a Week

Humanitarian charity Concern Worldwide's "Ration Challenge" asks fundraisers to spend a week eating the supply packs provided to refugees. But does it undermine the scale of the crisis?

4.11.19

Ruthless Capitalists Can't Donate Their Way Out of Trouble Anymore

The Sackler family behind OxyContin is accused of brazenly jumpstarting the deadly opioid crisis. In the era of endless scams, elite philanthropy like theirs is hitting roadblocks.

1.4.19
12.27.18

A Priceless Gift: Remember the Samaritans This Holiday Season

The charity is 65 years old and, in an era of mental health crisis, more crucial than ever.

12.12.18

Watch This 102-Year-Old Woman Become the Oldest Person to Go Skydiving

"It was very clear up there and the weather was good, but it was very cold up there."

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11.22.18

Give Thanks for This Full-Length Tribute to Carly Rae Jepsen's 'Emotion'

Fifteen artists got together to cover every song on Jepsen's pop masterpiece, and all the proceeds from the album's sales are going to Immigration Equality.

10.26.18

Why Some Have No Choice But to Start Buying Christmas Food in October

For those on low incomes or in unstable employment, buying a mountain of food for the Christmas break in one December shop simply isn’t an option.

2.7.18

London's Homeless Talk About Sleeping On Public Transport

We met the rough sleepers forced to take refuge on public transport, and the charity workers doing what they can to help them.

1.29.18

We Talked to the Guy Who Said "Gucci Gang" a Million Times on YouTube

Graham the Christian said "Gucci Gang" on a livestream for two weeks straight to raise money for charity. But what possessed him to do such a thing? And how did he lead anything like a normal life while he did it?

1.24.18

Rowdy Men-Only Charity Event Shut Down After Groping Claims

Women working the event for scions of British business, politics and entertainment said they were repeatedly groped and propositioned.

11.10.17

Supreme Has Made a Pudsey Bear Doll That's Selling for £20,000

It's covered in the brand's collaborative print with Louis Vuitton.

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