World Vision are no longer a humanitarian organisation in my eyes. See living in the UK, World Vision don’t push their Christian Credentials, so it was rather surprising to find out that they are a Christian organisation. So I went to check their American website. So while the British one has a vague reference to “God” …
Category Archive: Charity
Apr 02 2014
Mar 15 2014
Are you happy? Watch this and smile a little. Special thanks to Tacloban City and the UNDP. If you wish to help with Cyclone Haiyan reconstruction, check out your favourite charities. Because I’m Happy!
Mar 14 2014
In Korea, e-sports are a “big deal”. They are the equivalent of our football players or basketball players. We may consider video games as a simple way to kill time but many Koreans play the game like a sport. And one of the biggest games is League of Legends. I am on the North American …
Feb 06 2014
[TW - Acid Attacks] If you wish to donate, there’s my Just Giving Page! ( http://www.justgiving.com/amilliongods) We are 25% away from our target at the moment! Let’s see how high we can go!
Jan 22 2014
I know I am fundraising for my own charity at the moment, but I figured many of you would not have read Salman Rushdie’s “infamous” work that lead to his fatwa. So why not check it out on the Humble Bundle, there are other books and the average is a low low sum of just …
Dec 13 2013
Oh you can’t fool me! I am onto you and your nefarious schemes! Lose weight and help the Philippines! Admit it! On a serious note? If you want to help Andy Pakula’s fundraiser for the Philippines? The link is here!
Dec 02 2013
I have often pushed the Mantra of Charity as something to be approached in a sensible way. Do what you can and what needs to be done. If you cannot pay or have the skills to help then you can still spread the word. You can get others to donate and or volunteer. The story …
Nov 25 2013
I owe the Acid Survivor’s Trust International (ASTI) an apology. You see, I didn’t think my article through. I made the same mistake as the people who tried to bully Melody and utilised ASTI’s name and works to argue against the bullying. They deserve better than that.
Nov 12 2013
I have said it with regards to clothes and the like and if you think I am the only one? Check out Jessica Alexander’s take on it.
Nov 12 2013
No! Bad! Stahp! Sometimes I get some rather bizarre mail and this one is particularly no different. Avicenna thinks his readers (well, the advertisers he “writes” about, are dogs. His whole post, titled : “No! Wrong! Bad!” (I personally think he needs more caps and some more exclamation points), followed by a “sexy color ad” His Ophie-like contribution: No… …