Shirin Ebadi on Iranian Nuclear Deal

Shirin Ebadi on Iranian Nuclear Deal

Shirin Ebadi speaks with Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman. “We have to remember that ISIS is not simply a terrorist group. It’s an ideology. And an ideology cannot be fought with bombs. This wrong ideology can only be fought with a correct interpretation of...
Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai to Donate $50,000 to Gaza

Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai to Donate $50,000 to Gaza

JERUSALEM:  Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize laureate, is to donate USD 50,000 to help rebuild United Nations schools in Gaza, the UN’s Palestinian refugee agency said today. The 17-year-old Pakistani children’s rights activist won the...
Desmond Tutu: Climate Change is the Global Enemy

Desmond Tutu: Climate Change is the Global Enemy

Writing for The Guardian, On the eve of the UN Climate Summit, Desmond Tutu argues that tactics used against firms who did business with South Africa must now be applied to fossil fuels to prevent human suffering. Never before in history have human beings been called...
Global Pandemics: the Approach

Global Pandemics: the Approach

Written before the Ebola outbreak, an excellent article on global pandemics on futureagenda.org predicts that there will be two or three global pandemics in our decade, outlining the development and progress of the diseases, and suggesting approaches. The three...
Pentagon: Climate change a national security threat

Pentagon: Climate change a national security threat

The Pentagon is integrating climate change threats into all of its “plans, operations, and training” across the entire Defense Department, signaling a comprehensive attempt to tackle the impacts of global warming. In a 20-page Climate Change Adaptation...
October 11 is International Day of the Girl

October 11 is International Day of the Girl

Click to subscribe Stay updated on TheCommunity.com weekly updates to your inbox early notifications Subscribe today In 2011, a UN resolution was passed declaring October 11 the International Day of the Girl Child! Its mission is “to help galvanize worldwide...