Artists didn’t stay silent amid a wave of protests after a grand jury chose not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of the unarmed teenager.
“We all deserve freedom, love, and respect.”
The artist Carol Rossetti spoke to BuzzFeed News about what inspired her to create these pictures.
What does feminism mean to you? A group of women in the creative industry discuss the topic in the unapologetic short, I Am Feminist. Dancing included!
Featuring a man who does a spot-on impression of a woman, an insane quadruple kick, and the tiniest hamster birthday party you ever did see.
They can’t even look her in the eyes.
This is a wake-up call for the country of a billion people.
Hungarian singer Boggie used her new music video, “Noveau Parfum,” as a platform to show just how much work goes into creating “beauty.”
Because beauty comes in all different shapes and sizes.
Warning: Some of these photos will inspire you, while others will make you cry. They are all really incredible, though.
Including a heart-meltingly powerful true love story, the Russian police choir’s delightfully weird cover of “Get Lucky”, and a look at just how creepy it would be if you talked to people the way you talk to dogs.
Caroline Rothstein’s life used to be controlled by an eating disorder. Now she’s a body empowerment advocate, and her latest work, “Fat,” will make you rethink what that word means.
President Obama will be inaugurated on the national holiday in honor of the slain civil rights leader and he plans to use a bible owned by Dr. King for his ceremonial oath of office. (via The White House)
These two have become the faces of gay marriage in Washington state. They are my everything.
These people need help.
People helping other people. There is nothing more heartwarming.
Seven-and-a-half month old Moses was found alone and close to death in the Vwaza Wildlife Reserve in Malawi. His parents had been killed by poachers, and he has since been adopted by the Jumbo Foundation where he is being cared for and raised by humans. The following 14 photos may kill you. They have killed me. RIP.
From Thailand to Brazil to the UK and U.S., these power Pinterest users dominate all things delicate and delicious, from tiny donuts to vintage art. Behold the might of power pins.
Brb, now I’m crying.
The Olympics are a hotbed for emotional and chilling stories. Here are some of the best, told in GIFs.
I just can’t with these.
Over 300 active Mormons, part of a “Mormons Building Bridges” initiative, marched in the gay parade as part of the Utah Pride Festival. Now this is what progress looks like. *Chills*
These pictures put everything into perspective.
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the EF-5 tornado that devastated the town of Joplin, Missouri. The tornado left behind is responsible for 161 deaths and hundreds of injuries, but one year later there are signs that the town is beginning to recover. Truly amazing stuff.
Spotted over Hamilton, Ohio.
Henryville, Indiana was one of the hardest hit towns in yesterday’s tornado outbreak. These pictures speak for themselves. Donate to the Red Cross if you can.
Severe storms and powerful tornadoes ripped through the Midwest last night, killing at least 12 people in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois. Branson, MO, Harveyville, KS and Harrisburg, IL were hardest hit.