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January 2013


Real Life Superhero: Lion Heart

“Do good,” an African proverb goes, “because of tomorrow.” But Lion Heart, a Real Life Superhero in the West African nation of Liberia, knows he must act today. Because in a nation torn apart by years of civil war and unrest, it takes more than words to make a difference, something he also knows. All too well.

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Scotlands New Superhero: Good Giraffe!

While sitting on the toilet, a jobless Scottish man had an idea: Why not dress as a giraffe and do good deeds for people? Now, Armstrong Baillie has developed a reputation as the Good Giraffe, and as said animal he’s done kindnesses like cleaning beaches, giving runners bananas, and watching a dog for the day, The Blaze reports. Baillie’s mother made the costume in which he travels to various towns to do his self-directed charity work.

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Anthony Omari: Badass of the week

  Anthony Omari   Late on the night of January 23, 2012, a 24 year-old Kenyan uber-hero named Anthony Omari awoke to find three gigantic dudes with machetes standing over his bed. He knew right away that they weren’t there to sell Girl Scout cookies or ask him for a jumping mid-air high-five. Omari is the custodian of Faraja Children’s Home in Ngong, Kenya

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Sage Francis – “UBUNTU” song, video + fundraiser

“UBUNTU” is about the HIV-positive children I met during my stay in South Africa in 2011. Proceeds will be going to the children and their families. Download it HERE: www.tinyurl.com/UbuntuMP3 The video:   *UPDATE AS OF 12.28.12* So far we have raised $3,672.81!!! Instead of one single bed, the kids now have TWO separate bunk beds. Once the holidays are completely over, a person has

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