Feel Good News: 5 Stories That Remind You Good People Still Exist

The world as we know it hasn’t disintegrated entirely. These stories are proof that plenty of good still exists.

#1000BlackGirlBooks wunderkind Marley Dias inked a book deal with Scholastic.

The 11-year-old’s first book will be a “”keep-it-real” guide” for fellow ambitious kids. It’s the perfect bookend to the very initiative she founded!


Halima Aden — the first Miss Minnesota contestant to compete in a hijab — just signed with a modeling agency to walk in New York Fashion Week.

“I hope that the next 10-year-old girl wearing her hijab will feel included and know that she could do that too. We need to reflect in fashion who we are as a human race,” IMG Models President Bart Ivan said.

Thank Yeezus. (Whose fashion show will mark her NYFW debut, natch.)


Four hundred New York City public school teachers scored free Hamilton tickets to enrich their curriculums.

Is it too late to become a public school teacher in New York, or…?

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Coders are archiving lost Earth science data on websites like Nasa’s.

Volunteers are monitoring ongoing changes to government websites by tracking what’s already been removed and storing the information on non-government servers. Talk about a life hack.

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A beloved Boston stray, known by the local police team as SWAT cat, was gifted a deluxe kitty condo.

SWAT cat’s new digs feature a studio interior layout, a deck and panoramic views of the city. Dare we say that her new kitty condo is the cat’s meow?