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Finally an artist honest about abortion

Nicki Minaj talked about her personal life and opened up about a decision that she said “haunted me all my life” in in interview with Rolling stone. When she was just a teenager in high school, she became pregnant. But she chose to have an abortion because she had...

7 days of garbage

I was intrigued by a photo series of photographer Gregg Segal called 7 days of garbage. 7 Days of Garbage is a series of portraits of friends, neighbors, and other acquaintances with the garbage they accumulate in the course of a week. Subjects are photographed...

Do what you love

Amazing message from actor comedian Jim Carrey. You can fail at what you don't want, so you might as well try to succeed at what you do want. https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ajMpfPYlHi4

Mass Fish Deaths all over the world

From all over the world mass fish deaths are being reported. Individually, all these events can seem like strange random happenings. But when you look at all the links, you know that something dire is happening on this planet. When you read that the government has...

Throw Che out!

The face of the Argentinian born Ernesto 'Che' Guevara has been displayed on t-shirts, flags, coffee mugs and even on car bumpers. This idolisation is mostly seen in the US and Europe where trends seeking college and university kids have flaunted this symbol to cover...

UN’s War on Women

It is astounding to me that there seems to be no end to the blindness of people when organisations crave power over clear-sightedness and fame over integrity. If there was any hope for the UN to be of any good in the world, it has been flushed down the abyss of...

England’s double standard

"The moment you declare a set of ideas to be immune from criticism, satire, derision, or contempt, freedom of thought becomes impossible." ~ Salman Rushdie The English, and in fact many other European cultures, have fought many internal and external wars to be free...

The Oldest Living Creatures on Earth

I'm very intrigued by the efforts of Rachel Sussman (Photographer) who has been working since 2004 to photograph the oldest (continuing) living creatures on Earth. She has collaborated with biologists and has traveled many miles, from Antarctica to Sweden. From 2000...