By 2030, it is projected that India's population will surpass China's. This is a cause for great concern for the nation, and India has already set up precautions. Unfortunately, these plans have violated the human rights of many Indian women, as those who
You've probably heard the news. The grand jury in Missouri failed to indict Darren Wilson, the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Black teenager, Michael Brown. This is the moment to stand together and push for systematic change.
The Tanzanian government plans to kick 40,000 Maasai people off their ancestral land to make way for a luxury big game hunting reserve. A section of the famous Serengeti plains, which teems with lions, leopards, elephants, wildebeest, zebra and buffalo,
Amani is a youth volunteer in Palestine working with our local partner organisation. She is one of many young volunteers involved in theatre productions and talks which explain that women should not have to live with sexual harassment or assault and...
Black people have to learn everything about white people just to stay alive. White people just don't get that
Because it is a kind of racial Rorschach into which each of these cases--not just Brown but all the others, from Trayvon Martin to Sean Bell to
All 3 of these websites are just like any other activist/petition website and just as with any website it is important to be careful. I apologize for my extreme stupidity and inconsistency in comparing them with care2, change.org and avaaz
'It is a solar cooker in sunny weather and an umbrella on rainy day. You can boil water, fry eggs, cook potatoes and dumplings, also and soup. It is also perfect for kids who like to learn about solar energy and it is ECO friendly.
Today 17 people face trial in Spain on charges of public disorder, damage and injury. The punishment being demanded is nearly three years in prison. In addition, Greenpeace may have to pay a fine of 360,000 euros. Why?
DARREN WILSON got away with murder--and the American injustice system sent the message once again that Black lives don't matter. A grand jury wouldn't indict Mike Brown's killer, but the protests in Ferguson and beyond show the struggle will go on.
Different legal process, comparing Ferguson to Charlotte - Charlotte NC has an upcoming trial, early next year, in a white police officers recent killing of a unarmed blackman, as same just had an auto accident and was seeking help. The differences, Tr
I'm writing this post for two reasons. One is to recommend a new book by Columbia astrobiologist Caleb Scharf (who also writes a terrific Scientific American blog, "Life, Unbounded"), and the other is to defend an old book of mine.
'...highest electricity rates -- 38 cents a kilowatt-hour compared with the 13-cent national average. Fed up, Greene put solar panels on his roof and batteries in the garage to store the excess juice. He told his utility to come get his power meter.'