Growing up I was always taught that if I put my mind to it, work hard and don’t let myself get distracted I will have a good and happy life. My parents were a living example of that mentality as was the majority of my family. The ones I heard of that were not as […]
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“Beware of Greeks bearing gifts”. An English phrase referencing the ancient story of the Sack of Troy, when during the Trojan War, the Greeks faked a truce by giving the city of Troy a massive wooden horse, which, after the Trojans got black out drunk celebrating, opened up to reveal Greek soldiers hiding inside, opening […]
Read More Beware of Abela bearing gifts
Paulina Dembska is not the first to suffer such injustice, and unfortunately, she will most certainly not be the last.
Read More A culture propagating femicide and misogyny
The Daphne Caruana Galizia Foundation is hosting an online webinar for all students and for anyone else interested in learning about human rights. What is the event about? The webinar aims to teach students about how human rights are applied in Malta and why they should consider a legal career in human rights. Topics will […]
Read More Why Choose Human Rights? – A Webinar for Students
In the last article, ‘WTF is: GDP’ I tried to briefly explain what GDP is and how its calculated – but a very often asked question does remain…How does it affect us? Sure, governments tend to do well politically when GDP is high, and people seem to be more satisfied when it is – but when you think about it, if someone didn’t tell you how much GDP grew, would you really notice?
Read More How does GDP affect me?
If you were to put everything that was produced in the country, in one single bag, and give it all a value, that value would be the country’s GDP.
Read More WTF is: GDP
I’m sure you’ve heard the saying – everything’s getting more and more expensive nowadays, or, back in the day we used to buy with a penny what you buy today with a tenner. And this isn’t without reason, things are getting more expensive, or at least, they seem to be.
Read More WTF is: Inflation
Every single day, a new natural disaster seems to be dominating the news – in the past month, wildfire after wildfire have lit up our screens, choked our cities, burned our woodlands, and even tinted our moon. Russia If you’re a fan of trivia, you may have heard about the city of Yakutia, as it […]
Read More Earth on Fire – The Red Rampage Ravaging the Planet
If you’re reading this article, you have access to internet, and if you have access to internet, you’ve surely seen thousands of posts on social media, and some might have been your own. But beyond the cacophony of trends and pseudo-morality, do you really know what the conflict is all about?
Read More WTF is: Israel-Palestine Conflict
Politcal squabbles have been reaching what seems like a rare peak as of late, as a controversial National Youth Council EGM led to accusations of discrimination and voter suppression directed to the event. So amidst the heated reactions and individual rumours, what really went on? Was anyone wrongly censored? What was the event? The National […]
Read More KNZ’s EGM – What really happened