A Dust Cloud before Eruption
Nature at Its Best!
Peace and quiet
She was wrong.
I am all for religious liberty. I supported Christian bakers' right not to bake a cake for gay weddings for example. But Kim Davis was a government employee. Shw wasn't a private citizen. Therefore, she has no right to refuse marriage licence to a gay couple.
Blue lava! What?
This room in Istanbul!
Tumpak Sewu - Indonesia
Four Arguments for Allowing Abortion
Argument One: Bodily Autonomy
The main argument for allowing abortion is the argument from bodily autonomy. Simply put, women have the right to control what goes on in their bodies. Since pregnancy happens inside body of a women, she has a right to end her pregnancy. Otherwise we would be forcing women to sustain the fetus and this means violating her bodily autonomy.
What Will Be the Repercussions of the US-China Trade War?
Hi! I work as a full-time digital marketer, and I love to blog about politics and current affairs. The US-China trade war has developed into a large-scale political crisis in recent time. As sources have confirmed, China has announced tariffs on $46 billion of US products, which will be operational from 1st June. This news popped up just three days after the US doubled its tariff on $200 billion Chinese goods. Apparently, China increased tariffs on 5, 000 items while imposing 5% to 25% taxes on the imports. The worst affected components include beef, lamb, pork, vegetables, oil, and beverages.
How to Fund a College Education?
Given the high charges of education these days, covering expenses of a college education can be a big headache. As per the surveys, costs of undergraduate tuition fees, accommodation and board for the academic year 2017-2018 will tantamount to $25,000 at a public college. The budget is doubled in case of private institutions, which charge you $46,950 per year.
Is Overfishing Bad for Our Environment?
Among the environmental problems, overfishing has become a serious concern, causing severe socio-economic and environmental impacts. Today, about billions of people depend on fish for their nutrition, and for many, it’s a lucrative source of income.
I’m a science geek. I’ll discuss talk about the perils of overfishing in the following section.
What are Joe Biden’s Chances of Winning the Presidential Election in 2020?
Today I’m going to talk about Joe Biden’s chances of winning the presidential election in 2020. The former Vice President has nominated himself for the presidential run as a democratic candidate. This is Biden’s third presidential run, following two failed attempts in 1998 and 2008. Looking at the prospects, he’s got a big chance to win the nomination. Bringing in over $700,000 on Wednesday, Joe Biden has raised a lot of eyebrows at a Hollywood fundraiser. Evidently, this is one of the biggest hauls so far in his campaign.
Implications of Trump’s Decision to End Iranian Oil Exports
President Donald Trump’s sudden move to ban Iranian oil from May 1 has sent ripples across the world. The decision, which stopped exemptions for eight nations, was put forward after Trump’s security advisors bolstered his fears of an oil price hike.
I hail from the television background. Besides working as a marketing director for a leading television program, I’ve worked as a television director and speaker. Today, I would like to share my views on the president’s latest decision on tightening Iran’s oil sanctions.
Arguments Against Plastic Bags Ban
Plastic Bags are recognized as harmful agents, causing negative impacts on the environment. Banning plastic bags may come across a potent solution at first, but it can cause severe repercussions on consumers. Also, plastic bags alternatives aren’t any better.
I’m a writer by profession, and I love to blog about current topics. As an environmental activist, I encourage green living. I would like to share my opinions on banning plastic bags in today’s post.
Critics Slams Green Book for Its Racist Undercurrents
Hi! I’m am 22-year-old engineering student. When I’m not busy with my project, I like to watch movies and television series. Peter Farrelly’s Green Book won the Oscar for Best Picture this year, and it instantly became a subject of ridicule. In case you are curious, let’s find out what had spurred the controversy.
Should Sports Be Compulsory for All the Students in School?
Exercise is good for children as well as teenagers. So, physical education should be compulsory for the students of school. The benefits of exercise on the growing children are numerous. The diseases like obesity are rising due to lack of education about the physical exercises. According to me, one of the important ways to improve health of children is to make the subject of physical education mandatory in schools.
Pros and Cons of College Athletes Being Paid
Athletic activities in college are increasing day by day. There are various pros and cons whether college athletes should be paid or not. I am John and I’ve been a part of the athletic team of my college. The various pros and cons experienced by me in this regard are:
Cultural Activities - An Important Part of Academics
The days are gone when academics was only related to activities organized in the college premises. There has been a drastic change in the field of academics. Nowadays, students want to acquire knowledge in every field and they just don’t want to be the bookworms.
Co curricular or cultural activities play a major role in the life of a student. I am a final year student of B.com. With my experience, the extra curricular activities organized by my college increases the opportunities to socially interact and build new relationships. The activities organized by my college are group oriented so we get a chance to know the different people from different cultures.
Pros and Cons of Surrogacy
Surrogacy is a magical method which creates unique friendship and families while taking technology as a part of its process.
I can proudly say that I’m a surrogate. The feeling of giving life to someone else’s family is incredible. I have listed some pros and cons for all the surrogates out there:
My Disagreements with the Near-Total Abortion Ban
With many states restricting abortions, Alabama announced a near-total ban on abortion, overturning the Roe v. Wade policy of protecting and legalizing the procedure. I have some strong opinions about the decision. The decision of implementing anti-abortion laws is unconstitutional. Imposing restrictions on abortions can have serious implications in the long run, and it’s unjust for women. Besides, this seems unfair for sensitive issues like rape or incest.
My Journey of Silence
Our prime minister announced that his government would introduce new consent based on the laws of rape. His statement made me cry immediately. It reminded me of my battle and my journey that I have been on for almost two years. A journey which began on a scary night when I was raped.
The Worst Political Leaders of the World
There are certain leaders in the world who were leaders with complete lack of leadership values and mismanagement. They influence the followers when they cannot conform to the teamwork doing an irreversible injustice. I have read a lot about the l best leaders in the world but nobody throws light over the worst. So I thought of highlighting the worst leaders of the world: