"Dear fellow human beings, are we doing the best we can do, or can we do a little bit more to create a better world?"
This is a question we should all be asking ourselves every so often. It's also part of a pledge written by 10 incredibly socially conscious individuals
One morning in Santa Cruz, a man in a dusty SUV rolled into town looking for help.
“He was distraught,” says Chyna Darby in an email. She and her young daughter Reese, 11, listened as the man asked for directions to the highway, any highway. He kept telling them he was
Thanks for stopping by for Day 3 of Upworthy's 31 Days of Happiness Countdown! If this is your first visit, here's the gist: Each day between Dec. 1 and Dec. 31, we're sharing stories we hope will bring joy, smiles, and laughter into our lives and yours. It's been
Elva "Lala" Torres is a soldier in the U.S. Army. Growing up, she says, her parents always did all they could to bring out the absolute best in her. They saw something special in her that Lala often didn't see herself. No wonder having to leave home was the
One morning in Santa Cruz, a man in a dusty SUV rolled into town looking for help. “He was distraught,” says Chyna Darby in an email. She and her young daughter Reese, 11, listened as the man asked for directions to the highway, any highway. He kept telling
There's a certain feeling you get while talking to someone like Katherine Cartwright. The energy changes. The air crackles as though a storm's on the horizon. Her enthusiasm rubs off and you suddenly feel inspired, like you might try organizing the garage or finishing the first draft of your
Huda Fahmy had a story inside her that desperately needed to get out. And yeah, it was a good one. A Detroit native now living in Texas, Fahmy is a devout Muslim. She thought about writing a book about her life, but after several rejection letters, her
Love is finding home in someone, its putting the other person first. Its when their happiness becomes your happiness and so much more. Love has a different meaning to every relationship because no two loves are the same. Its when commitment is no longer something you dread, but a privilege.
Read About Why Guys Friendzone Girls Here 1. I think hes great, but not for me. Hes my best friend and as much as he means to me, he means it in a brotherly way. If we ever took our relationship to the next level I think it would ultimately
NBA legend and entrepreneur Magic Johnson has so much love for his son E.J., who came out in 2013. In an appearance on "The Ellen Show" airing April 19, Johnson talked about the moment E.J. (a rising star in his own right) came out to to him and his