If you're anything like me, the last few weekends went something like this: I ate half my body weight in corn dogs, then drank beer in my garage, then fell asleep on the couch watching TikTok. By the time Monday morning rolled around, I was no closer to saving humanity than I was when I woke up on Saturday morning

It's clear, not all of us are fighting the good fight, but it’s time to change that. We all have reasons why we don’t care about the countless issues in the world around us, but these reasons are invalid and often excuses. It’s easy to be distracted by work or housework, but your mind should never cease thinking about how to make the world better. Social justice issues are all around us—from gun control to animal rights—and if you stop worrying about yourself and start focusing on others, you can do your part to make this world a better place..

Because social justice isn’t just about politics or being liberal or conservative. Because social justice isn’t something that belongs to a political party, race, gender, orientation, economic class, religion, or anything else. Because social justice doesn’t always look like activism. It looks like acceptance and equity for all people. Because there are billions of people suffering around us who deserve our attention.

The rally was organized by podcasters/comedians Chad Goes Deep.  Ironic, right?

5 Halloween Candies to Stay Away From This Year

Halloween may be just around the corner, but there are still plenty of trick-or-treaters out there, frantically collecting candy to fill their bags. Most of them are probably not thinking about what kind of impact all that sugar will have on their teeth, but they should be! That’s why we’ve decided to take a look at some of the scariest Halloween candies in terms of their harmfulness to your teeth and gums, both in the short term and over time.

LOOK: Here are the pets banned in each state

Because the regulation of exotic animals is left to states, some organizations, including The Humane Society of the United States, advocate for federal, standardized legislation that would ban owning large cats, bears, primates, and large poisonous snakes as pets.

Read on to see which pets are banned in your home state, as well as across the nation.

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