Hey everyone. Time to share with you some of the headlines that I’ve curated at work recently. You might have heard or read about some of them. Have a great weekend! How the sharing economy is exploiting young workers Brands with a conscience To slut-shame a fifth-grader The largest health insurance company in the U.S.… Read More In the news, ethics and development
Originally posted on TIME:
Every year during awards season — which seems to last longer than the NBA season and have more flagrant fouls — outrage is expressed over those who are snubbed. In typical shoot-from-the-lip fashion, Kanye West on Sunday night denounced Beck winning the Album of the Year instead of Beyonce. “I just…
via Care: No one could blame Amaranth Yadav for not remembering his wedding day. After all, he was just 7 years old and still half asleep. What he won’t forget are the years that followed—the anger he felt because his wife, who was also a child, was never allowed to go to school. He resented… Read More Public Service Announcement: a new stance against child marriage
Civil rights are human rights.
The girl has some major points.
Some e-mail subjects you can`t help but pay attention to: “I wasn’t scared of drones before, but now when they fly overhead I wonder, will I be next?” – Nabeela, granddaughter of US drone strike victim Mamana Bibi Demand justice for Mamana Bibi. Child who witnessed her grandmother killed by a US drone while picking vegetables… Read More Public Service Announcement: A drone killed my grandmother
Via GHRC (Guatemala Human Rights Comission) …Ríos Montt was found guilty of masterminding and overseeing the massacre of 1,771 Ixil Mayans in the department of El Quiché, as well as the forced displacement of 29,000, and 1,485 acts of sexual violence and acts of torture. He was sentenced to 80 years in prison and was… Read More That is why we are here