It’s been almost four years now since the conflict in Syria has begun….a never-ending popular rebellion, which started from the Arab Spring and quickly deteriorated to a bloody civil war. The massacre in Syria was labelled as the biggest humanitarian crisis of the 21st century, but it’s hard sometimes to actually realize it and really… Read More Start the Day with a Recap on the Biggest Humanitarian Crisis of the 21st Century
After the video of Carla Dauden, who firmly claimed “No, I’m not going to the world cup”, another video has been going viral with already more than 5 millions views on YouTube and another young girl stood out among the crowd, talking on the behalf of an exhausted population. This is Yulia. She is a… Read More “I Am a Ukrainian” the cry for help before the end, Russia lost the battle
We are proud to present to you the first drawing – of a long series- made by our young and very talented graphic designer M. As we explained in the Letter from the Editors, he prefers to remain anonymous because he will soon be starting an art movement. Besides the creation of The Global Oyster’s… Read More Sochi Games 2014: a different perspective.
Emotional campaigns make you cry and reflect, but they seem to be repetitive after a while. We all know what violence on women entails, especially rape; we can all imagine the destroying feeling a woman can perceive, or in the worst cases, the feeling the victim passes away with. Indian women wanted to try… Read More “Have you been raped? It’s your fault.” An appalling and ironic campaign from India.
Too slow is the aid sent to the survivors of the Philippines affected by Typhoon Haiyan, and help in many areas has not yet arrived. Valerie Amos, Under-Secretary General of the United Nations for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, hopes that in the next 48 hours intervention will be more timely. “The situation is… Read More S.O.S.
There are 750.000 pedophiles online. Men who pay to watch live porn with girls as young as 6 years old. All over the world, people are watching Child Sex Tourism, while young girls are being exploited and left to recover with the horrors of their stories. Avaaz has launched a campaign not only to intercept… Read More Child Sex Tourism
‘Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I’m a dreamer but I’m not the only one..’ .. Does this sound familiar? Yes, you’re right, it’s one the Beatles’ songs and I’m using it to discuss the concept of global sovereignty. Global sovereignty is a concept that we define as the power… Read More Global Sovereignty; utopia or feasible reality?