All posts tagged with: natural disasters

Will this go on the news?

Publicado 14 de enero de 2014 no picture Carlos

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Se registró el día 14 de enero de 2014
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As I go through my daily routines I occasionally check the news the news to see what's going on. Now, don't get the wrong idea. I love to educate myself on what's going on in this world whether it's the good stuff or the bad stuff. But, there's a reason I don't look at the news every day. The content seems to appear over and over again and it's escalating in terms of violence and just overall evil things. Today, for instance, there was a shooting in Florida because a man would'...


Why are there still natural disasters?

Publicado 13 de febrero de 2014 no picture Victor Brown Omovbude

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Typhoon Haiyan is one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit the Philippines!

Fuente: http://rdd.me/ehngr0is

The Philippines has suffered from an inexhaustible number of deadly typhoons, earthquakes, volcano eruptions and other natural disasters. This is due to its location along the Ring of Fire, or typhoon belt – a large Pacific Ocean region where many of Earth’s volcanic eruptions and earthquakes occur. Annually, approximately 80 typhoons develop above tropical waters, of which 19 enter the Philippine region and six to nine make landfall, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Ce...


Happy Valentine's Day-Spread the Joy!

Publicado 14 de febrero de 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Happy Valentine's Day VOY! David Beckham recently visited Tacloban, which was hit by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. About 6 million children were affected by the typhoon. Pictured here are children in the Child Friendly Spaces. You can see the happiness on both David's and the children's faces. We want to know how you are spreading joy today and throughout the weekend. Valentine's Day is a holiday we share with loved ones, so why not share it? How do you like to spread...


What is Systemic Alternatives?

Publicado 20 de febrero de 2014 no picture Cadmus Atake-E

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We are living a systemic crisis that can only be solved with systemic alternatives. What humanity is facing is not only an environmental crisis, an economic crisis, a social crisis or an institutional crisis. It is a crisis of humanity and of the Earth's system. This systemic crisis has been triggered by the capitalist system – whose relentless pursuit of endless growth and profits at the expense of the planet and people – has pushed species to extinction, biodiversity to criti...