Today we speak with Sara Nason, founder and CEO of ResistX, the nonprofit that sends text and email notifications about protests, rallies, and activist training around NYC. Currently a senior at NYU, studying Political Engagement and Attachment Theory, Sara has been able to create ResistX while staying active in college working in communications, running a radio show, and working as an editor of a journal. Active in the NYU and NYC Startup community, Sara looks to improve political engagement and how we create change for both women and men.
With an increasing ideological and political divide in our country, it is rare to come across coverage that shows both sides of an argument. If you are getting sick of the biased and one-sided stories that algorithms are sending your way and need a refreshing perspective, check out The Perspective. The media brand is promoting […]
I was asked once to describe all the feelings that came to my mind when I heard the words “office politics.” My answer? Drained, depressed, unappreciated, irritated and hateful, any of which can be the downfall of a business. A close friend with years of experience working in the corporate world described it best: the toxicity of […]
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Our global population is devouring food in record numbers, depleting valuable resources at alarming rates. The romantic vision of a family farm is more of a postcard of our nostalgic past. Today, agriculture is big business that relies heavily on data driven technologies and robotics to maximize yield. Mark Bryant is a farmer in Ohio […]