A crash course in changing the world.
Although they are not truly indigenous, I choose to keep a Gullah secret for my project. The Gullah are not native to the United States. Rather, they are a distinctive group of African-Americans that were brought to the southeastern United States as slaves. Today, the Gullah live mainly in small farming and fishing communities along the southeastern Atlantic coast and on a chain of Sea Islands that runs parallel to the coast. Although many Gullah families have moved to cities, like New York…Continue
Posted on January 11, 2013 at 9:46pm
What are the goals of the network? How does it work?
The EVOKE network brings together Agents from around the world to work together to solve pressing problems that affect large numbers of people. Its goal is to help create a world that is safe for all, not only in terms of preventing conflict and crime, but also in terms of living standards. EVOKE defines security in holistic terms that include food, water, shelter, healthcare, education and human rights as well as physical…
Posted on January 9, 2013 at 11:59am
"The only thing necessary for the persistence of evil is for enough good people to do nothing." -Amnesty saying, unknown origin
A politician sits at his desk in front of a window. Through the window is the Baghdad skyline at sunset. The politician is meeting with his advisors, who are seated on a plush sofa and chairs. They surround a small table with a silver coffee service on it.
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Baghdad, March 14,…
Posted on January 9, 2013 at 11:45am