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Reading the news can be bleak. Thankfully, r/UpliftingNews offers a break from the unfortunate and shines a spotlight on the good in the world, from celebrating local acts of heroism to recognizing celebrities who use their wealth and influence for the betterment of humanity.
13 Year Old Girl nicknamed ‘Trash Girl’ was regularly bullied for collecting trash on her way to school. On Friday she is to recieve a Points of Light Award award granted from Prime Minister Theresa May. from UpliftingNews
Peter Wang, a 15-year-old member of the Junior ROTC who was killed as he tried to help fellow students escape a mass shooting in Parkland, posthumously admitted to the U.S. Military Academy. Wang and two other cadets, Martin Duque and Alaina Petty, both 14, were also awarded the Medal of Heroism. from UpliftingNews