Firstworldproblemsarenotrealproblems

Why Your #Firstworldproblems are Valid

Posterella | Posted 08.15.2014 | Canada Alberta
Posterella

There's importance in recognizing our station in life. There's value in evaluating our concerns and determining if they're fleeting or a bit premature. There is an utmost necessity in understanding what is going on around us and around the globe, and a responsibility to speak out against injustice. Sometimes, having a grasp on another's situation can help us reframe our own.

First World Problems, Meet Real World Fixes

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

First World Problems has become a meme of such epic proportions. Your Laundromat doesn't have Wi-Fi!? The magazines in your dentist's waiting room are from last month?! This week, when "First World Problems Anthem," a video devised by a U.S.-based marketing agency for a charitable campaign, went viral, we could hardly keep up with the backlash.