June 22, 2020

Protests and other various calls for justice have come about in Israel, Palestine, and abroad since the death of a 32-year-old handicapped Palestinian man named Iyad Hallak on the 6th of June.

The Police opened fire on him at the entrance to the Old City of Jerusalem, c...

June 13, 2020

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Gender discrimination, also known as sexism is prejudice or discrimination based on a person's gender. Sexism can affect anyone, but it mostly affects women and girls. Throughout the twe...

June 2, 2020

Fig 1: Left; George Floyd protests, Right; Coronavirus protests (From Left to right: Kerem Yucel, Nicholas Kamm, Stephen Maturen, and Jeff Kowlsky via Getty images)

We seem to be living in a world where armed white protesters complaining about being denied their right t...

May 11, 2020

Thirty-Two years have passed since the publication of one of the most influential non-literary texts in modern history, that is Noam Chomsky and Edward S. Herman’s Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media.

The theory presented in the book, describi...

May 11, 2020

Covid-19 isn’t going away. But what could its trajectory look like, as measures around the world are relaxed?  

It is clear at this point that - contrary to misguided predictions - the coronavirus will be with us for a rather long time.

One round of social distancin...

April 19, 2020

Everyone knows about and is being affected by the global Coronavirus pandemic, but it's origins are still an uncertain topic. This video takes a quick look at how human encroachment and destruction of natural ecosystems is related to the outbreak of Covid-19, as well a...

April 1, 2020

Imagine a world where love is illegal. A world where you could be executed for simply being in a relationship with someone. This is the reality for LGBTQ+ people, also known as GSRM (Gender, Sexuality, Romantic Minority), as the death penalty can be issued for homosexu...

 The Rohingya Crisis. Source: CNN

The Muslim Rohingya have been indigenous people of Myanmar for centuries, however, they are not recognized as one of the country’s 135 ethnic groups. The Myanmar government denies them citizenship, claiming they’re illegal immigrants fr...

March 30, 2020

Antarctica is one of the places most strongly impacted by Climate Change at the moment. Here's a quick look at the causes and devastating effects of recent events on the continent.

March 15, 2020

The Coronavirus has officially been declared as a pandemic by the WHO. 

In 61 countries around the world, schools have begun to close. A record number of nearly 421 million students are missing class globally (UNESCO). 

France has officially commenced stage 3. In Switzer...

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