The UN’s International Day of Peace: Why It Matters To Us All

The UN’s International Day of Peace: Why It Matters To Us All

How to bring a little more peace into your life and others

Voluntourism: Are you really helping?

Voluntourism: Are you really helping?

http://www.travelmole.com/news_feature.php?news_id=2010188&c=setreg&region=2 I recently came across this article and found it incredibly interesting and something worth addressing. Whilst I completely believe in equality, education and helping those less fortunate, it was interesting to read that in some cases, can have negative impacts on individuals and communities that they are trying to help. "No one is saying [...]

Executions and Exaggerations

Executions and Exaggerations

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2015/04/29/comment-we-were-unable-save-them-we-can-remember-them It's somewhat strange how many SBS articles have been creating sympathy and empathy towards the executions of Chan and Sukumaran that took place yesterday. Another thing to take into consideration is the number of people on death row across the world. I'm very sympathetic towards their families and friends who must endure this horrible loss, but [...]