Development, Digital Advocacy & Animal Welfare.

— “Auschwitz begins wherever someone looks at a slaughterhouse and thinks: they’re only animals.”  ― Theodor W. Adorno — If you have worked in a developing country before, one of the first things you will undoubtedly become aware of are the living standards of the people in that country as well as the …

The International Women’s day 2017: a global day of resistance in many ways

Part 3 of 4. The International Women’s day 2017 was according to the The Guardian, “one of the most highly charged and political International Women’s Days in living memory”[1]. Although a massive strike of women from paid-labour did not took place, as the organizers had promoted, there where some smaller …

Getting away with murder: white privilege vs. black privilege

— “Racism is an ism to which everyone in the world today is exposed; for or against, we must take sides. And the history of the future will differ according to the decision which we make.” Ruth Fulton Benedict — I was lucky enough to be born in a multicultural society …

A day without a woman: how a global strike is being promoted through social media activism

Part 2 of 4: In the second post in my series about the Women’s March movement, I continue blogging about this interesting and increasing phenomena. In line with the aim of the #resist blog I also try to discuss what role new media activism has had in the Women’s March …