Thursday, 14 November, 2019

The enormity of our world's needs is overwhelming, and without a compassionate heart, distressing news can appear to be just black and white. A few intractable issues mentioned here may require our prayers, and possibly, action.

Chinese Use Of Technology For Social Control

Chinese Use Of Technology For Social Control

Samantha Hoffman is an analyst of Chinese security issues at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI). She recently published a paper entitled Engineering Global Consent: The Chinese Communist Party’s Data-Driven Power Expansion. Internet pioneers heralded a time when information would be set free, giving people everywhere unfiltered access to the world’s knowledge and

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A Local's Guide To Ljubljana, Slovenia

A Local’s Guide To Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana is the capital and largest city of Slovenia. It has been the cultural, educational, economic, political, and administrative centre of independent Slovenia since 1991. During antiquity, a Roman city called Emona stood in the area. Ljubljana itself was first mentioned in the first half of the 12th century. Situated at the middle of a trade route

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Environmental Injustice Divides The World

Environmental Injustice Divides The World

Today, the Guardian is launching a year-long series, Our Unequal Earth, investigating environmental injustices: how ecological hazards and climate disasters have the harshest impacts on people of colour, native tribes and those on low incomes. The most egregious examples include the lead poisoning crisis in Flint, Michigan, petrochemical pollution in Louisiana’s Cancer

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