Category Archives: Global news

The Cute, Happy Koala Post OR Why I don’t read every Greenpeace post

…or every post of any other save-the-planet organization that I follow and/or support. I am not going to go into too much detail here, but when 2014 was still young and I spent a lot of time at my pc … Continue reading

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Let’s Take a Look at Rape Culture

– image source (7) – 23-year-old student Jyoti Singh Pandey gang raped to death in New Delhi, India; 17-year-old Anene Booysen gang raped to death in Bredasdorp, South Africa; “For years, Egyptian women have put up with sexual harassment, simply for walking … Continue reading

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The high cost of cheap meat

Nothing against eating meat, but many Western people really seem to not for one moment consider WHAT it is they are actually eating and where it comes from anymore. Ever heard of moderation?

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Fundamental Challenges of Humanitarian Aid

Today I read an article on the situation in Haiti two years after the devastating earthquake that killed over 300,000 people, injured as many and left one million homeless. It was frustrating to read how innumerable official and unofficial NGOs … Continue reading

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