Tag Archives: Human Rights

Suffer The (Girl) Children

Suffer The (Girl) Children

The real life horror story of an 11-year-old child gang raped by a group of 19 males and her subsequent victim blaming in a major press outlet leads me to boycott the New York Times. Read full post.

You Say You Want A Revolution

You Say You Want A Revolution

Why are conservatives so much more likely to lean towards violence? And why hasn’t the world’s self-proclaimed champion for human rights, the USA, supported all of the pro-democracy demonstrators in Egypt? Read full post.

The Culture of Violence

The Culture of Violence

“I hold Sarah Palin responsible for all the deaths that took place in Tucson.” A new hybrid/AMBASSADORS blogring on the recent shootings in Tucson, Arizona. Read full post.

Remnants

Remnants

The looming memorial of the September 11, 2001 tragedy has me thinking about things left behind. Read full post.

Whites Only?

Whites Only?

A She Writes blog post by an African-American woman calling for “White Ambassadors To Help Me Cross Over” provokes a blog series, in which this piece is one of seven reactions. Read full post.

Songs Of Freedom: A Found Poem

A found poem made up of song lyrics for this week’s www.redroom.com blog competition. My blog from last week, “The Sneeze”, was noted on their website as an honourable mention. Yeah! Read full post.