Idealist
03/18/2017. Facebook
Hi guys. This is Ami, the founder of Idealist.org. I don't care where you are from, what you believe, or who you voted for. I only care about one thing: do you also want to build a world where *all* people can lead free and dignified lives? If so, take a look at this (it will take you less than a minute to read it) and come join us. And if you are a native speaker of another language, and you...
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We are idealists, and we will not be divided

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03/17/2017. Facebook
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03/16/2017. Facebook
Age, and aging, are such fascinating constructs. Most of us got to "know" Ruth Bader Ginsburg (84 today) when she was "old'" and so she's always been "old" in our eyes. But here she is in her 30s, and she probably still feels this way.
Idealist
03/10/2017. Facebook
Awesome. "The Impact of a book," by the Mexican artist Jorge Mendez Blake. Have a good weekend!
Idealist
03/06/2017. Facebook
Dear friends in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Palestine. My name is Ami Dar, and I am the founder of Idealist.org. This blog post lays out what we want to do next, and I'd love to know what you think. As you will see, there may be one catch: I was born in Israel (I live in New York now) and my story can't avoid that fact. So my question is this: could we do this together anyway? Thanks for...
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Idealists of the world unite

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Idealist
03/05/2017. Facebook
Hi guys. This is the event I was suggesting a couple of days ago. If this is you, let's do this. Thank you!

On 5/5 we connect. Will you be there?

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Idealist
02/17/2017. Facebook
Every day many of us would like to respond in some way to what’s happening around us, but for a variety of reasons we don’t. We may feel that we have no time, no resources, no power, or no impact. We may not know where to start, what to do, or who to work with. We may be afraid of failure, ridicule, meetings and committees, wasting our time, getting depressed.

This list could go on, but the...
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Idealists of the world unite

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Idealist
02/12/2017. Facebook
Every day many of us would like to respond in some way to what’s happening around us, but for a variety of reasons we don’t. We may feel that we have no time, no resources, no power, or no impact. We may not know where to start, what to do, or who to work with. We may be afraid of failure, ridicule, meetings and committees, wasting our time, getting depressed.

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So you want to change the world?

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Idealist
02/10/2017. Facebook
Hi guys. This is Ami, the founder of Idealist. If you have a few minutes to read this, I'd love to know what you think. Thank you!

So you want to change the world?

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Idealist
02/08/2017. Facebook
Thinking a lot about this today. About learned helplessness and about how we often stop asking "why." We are *so* meant to fly. We just seem to forget it sometimes.
Idealist
01/30/2017. Facebook
"In times of crisis, keeping your smile is a revolutionary act." On a street in Granada, Spain. Have a good week!
Idealist
01/29/2017. Facebook
One cool lady.
Idealist
01/22/2017. Facebook
You tell 'em kiddo. (Photo by Lisa May - @LDMay on Twitter.)
Idealist
01/16/2017. Facebook
Happy warriors rule. Have a good MLK Day!
Idealist
01/15/2017. Facebook
Martin Luther King's message to the people of Montgomery the first week after bus segregation was declared unconstitutional in 1956. (Sorry for the small font, but this is so worth reading. He was 27 years old when he wrote this.)
Idealist
01/14/2017. Facebook
Gorgeous moon rising over New York. Have a great weekend!
Idealist
01/01/2017. Facebook
Happy 2017 to you and yours! Here's to some hope and to new beginnings.
Idealist
12/05/2016. Facebook
Nice. And true about many great things. Sometimes you just need to start.
Idealist
11/23/2016. Facebook
Yes. And have a good day today.