All posts tagged with: country

Forced marriages deny girls their rights too

Posted May 18, 2014 no picture Camelia Ishrat

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Member since May 18, 2014
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Forced marriages occur in countries like Bangladesh, Chad, Niger, Mali etc, but I think there is hope under some conditions. Some could be if a girl is educated or at least went to high school/college at some point, if she knows what's right/what's wrong, if she has a clear apprehension of what real life should be, if she has experienced enough drama to avoid things to be herself, and most importantly if her family stands by her, a strong group of friends worldwide if she's lucky e...


Corruption Nowadays

Posted April 25, 2014 Avatar Ully Edriani

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Member since February 21, 2014
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I live in the Republic of Indonesia. As an Indonesian citizen, I love my country so much, but I really regret what happened to Indonesia today. Many state officials are supposed to represent the people in the government and not corrupt the country. They take a lot of state money that could be used to help people who are experiencing a shortage, especially in an economically deficient state. I also feel sad because here, they just sentenced several people to prison for several years...


Establishment of a Presidential Youth Council

Posted February 19, 2014 Avatar priya verma

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Member since September 7, 2011
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Our plan for a Presidential Youth Council is a bi-partisan, youth-led initiative, to establish a Presidential Youth Council, comprised of young Americans ages 16-24, to advise the President on the perspectives of youth, offer suggestions on the design and implementation of youth policies, and to create shared recommendations on issues that will affect the long-term future of our country. Our Plan The Presidential Youth Council would aim to accomplish three things: 1....


2014--The Promising Road Ahead

Posted January 8, 2014 no picture Kriyana Reddy

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Member since June 25, 2013
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The Pope has spoken about 2014. He calls for change, peace and unity across the planet. In my opinion, I believe the Pope to be as demanding as every other citizen of the Earth. Many skeptics thought 2013 was bad, unlucky even, because of the dreaded number 13. I think the bad quality of a year can only be attributed to the bad quality of the people who create it. And time is created by everyone! So, here's a proclamation to everyone saying that we should all get our heads out of t...