Pornography is the most valuable link that sex trafficking has.
What if billboards were more than just advertisements on the side of the road?
What if they were places to live?
When you have a passion for something, there’s hardly anything that will stand in your way to pursue it.
The numbers are a little staggering.
141 trillion calories of food are wasted every year. That’s about 1,249 calories per person per day. Or, 31% of the total food supply.
Sure, some food mold or is ruined by bugs, but other food is discarded for one flippant reason only:
Jani Leinonen is a Finnish artist who is making a bold statement about the homeless of Hungary.
Hungary has passed a number of laws that criminalizes homelessness, something that does nothing to relieve the problem. In fact, it can make the problem even worse as it pushes the poverty stricken of Hungary in a negative cycle of jail time, fines and penalties that will eventually lead many into prisons.
The artist says,
It was a great idea. A creative tactic to put an end to the terror that Joesph Kony has incited for a very long time. But years later and even with the United States getting involved in trying to track him down, where are we now? Where is Joseph Kony?
The practice of child brides is an issue that needs to come to an end in our world. It’s a fairly quiet issue, despite the glaring problems with this practice, as most people shrug the issue off thinking it is a cultural issue that should remain off-limits.
While the practice of child brides may be rooted in cultural and religious practice, it does not change the fact that it damages girls and lends to the mistreatment of women.
One thing I’ve learned living overseas, is the power of a passport.
A passport not only tells those in authority where you are from, but it also says something about the power that is behind from where you come. So, the power of your passport has far more to do with where the passport is from, than the passport itself.
Here’s a closer look:
There are some places that are doing all they can to rid their streets of the homeless without any regard to finding a reasonable solution. In Florida, they made it illegal for the homeless to use blankets, while in Detroit, police are dumping the homeless outside of the city.
And the United States isn’t the only place that’s cracking down on homelessness.