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Saving the world is a big challenge to take on; fortunately today’s technology makes it easier to spread the word about global affairs, human rights injustices, global warming, and more.
Learning about ways you can help save the world through daily activities and grand gestures is easy to learn about through a number of awesome blogs, written by people who know what they’re talking about. If you want to get more involved and save the world, here are some great blogs to get you started in the right direction.
Just like the name suggests, this is a blog about saving the environment, and it’s one of the best. Treehugger has all the resources and up-to-date information you need to get an education on the state of the environment and saving our planet from pollution, global warming, and more.
2) The Daily Green
The Daily Green calls itself the consumer’s guide to the green revolution. The Daily Green focuses on things that you and I can do every day to live greener, healthier, more sustainable lives. From cutting emissions and energy waste to cooking a healthy, organic meal, this blog has it all.
Good.is is the blog component to Good Magazine. They publish daily news and updates on a number of topics ranging from the environment, green living, improving education, community building, encouraging positive development of the Third World, and more. If you want a good sampling of a lot of news stories about how to make your life and your community good, try out Good.is.
Some websites give you information to help live a better life, and some websites just give you the real scoop on the world. ReliefWeb is a fantastic blog dedicated to publishing news about disasters, aid, and fundraising. If you want to be in the know about how you can help the world at large, this is your site.
This is the blog of Linda Raftree, an international development worker since the mid ’90s when she was stationed in El Salvador. She focuses on topics related to violence prevention, crisis situation, international development, and more.
6) On My Way
This blog is written by Suvojit Chattopadhyay who works for Innovations for Poverty Action in Ghana. He focuses a lot on Third World development and emerging economics.
Last but not least, Change.org is one of the best blogs and resources for information and news on human rights around the globe. Many of their stories have to do with human rights abuses and civil rights cases in the U.S. and abroad. If you’re looking to learn about the landscape of human injustice and what you can do about it, start reading this blog today.
Just like you might implement survey software on your blog to get feedback from your readers, these blogs can serve as a self-check against your moral beliefs and actions. As you read these blogs and news stories, ask yourself how you feel and how you can take action to make the world a better place, both in your own life and across the world.