Now Women on Waves, an organization which uses ships to offer safe abortion services outside the territorial waters of countries where the procedure is restricted or forbidden, has announced that they will begin serving areas affected by Zika.
The people of Iran have launched an outdoor charity initiative, called ‘Operation Walls of Kindness to alleviate the poorest from poverty. This citizen-led project are walls where people can leave jacket, blanket, etc for those in need.
Here are some of the most important news events of 2015 as reported by Lissette Padilla of Seeker Daily.
Known for his documentaries describing violence and abuses on Islamic State-controlled territories, Jerf was shot and killed near a building housing Syrian independent media outlets in the Turkish city of Gaziantep.
Abdullah Kurdi, who, in addition to losing three-year-old Alan, also lost his wife, Rehanna and five-year-old son Ghalib when the boat bound for Greece they were on capsized, will deliver the remarks in this year’s alternative Christmas message on the UK’s Channel 4.
The Human Development Report names Norway the best country on the planet for the 12th year in row. The reason may surprise you.
Nicknamed the Pianist of Yarmouk, Ahmad gained international notoriety when videos of him playing his piano amid the death and destruction of the Damascus camp spread widely throughout social media in 2014.
Isra Mohammed, 15, spoke out against Islamophobia in an inspiring school assembly speech. She told her classmates she and her siblings had been bullied for being Muslim since the Paris attacks.
COP21 Paris agreement leaves poorer undeveloped countries with no help re: impact of climate change. No international Court established for environmental crimes. Fossil Fuel producers in evidence with US policy. No commitments re: alternative energy development. Essentially another trade agreement?
Evidence from scientists, actual temperature readings vs projected ones, and solar activity indicate that global warming is a political fraud. CO2 is not the enemy or the cause. The sun’s activities are what warms the planet. Look at the chart, listen to the real scientists and read about the lies and disinformation of the media in creating the “problem”.
20 women have been elected to municipal councils in Saudi Arabia’s first poll open to female voters and candidates.
The nation of Finland is moving closer towards offering all of its adult citizens a basic permanent income of approximately 800 euros per month.
The long prepared for acceptance by the International Monetary Fund of the Chinese Reminbi (yuan) is another nail in the coffin of the US dollar’s perceived supremacy. China can now trade directly using its own currency instead of converting to the US dollar, the British Pound, the Euro, or the Japanese yen. This engineers a more robust international monetary and financial system and supports China’s growth, stability and the global economy.
Mainstream media would never show you this beautiful side of Iran. The blogger shares the story of a true activist who rode through the so called violent and unstable Iran.