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Tag Archive: Asia

May 11 2014

Skateistan

What we see here are photos from the Skateistan School in Afghanistan. It was a school to try and get kids enjoying something as banal as skateboarding. And these photos were take in 2012. Since then four have been killed. Victims of an attack by a suicide bomber. Because the little pleasures in life and …

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Apr 25 2014

HIV/AIDS denialism at the University of London’s School of Oriental And African Studies

University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies has a little blurb on its website. “It’s unique but incredibly inclusive, everyone fits in somewhere”.

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Jan 04 2013

Pray For No Babies, But Condoms Work Better

One of the earliest articles I wrote about was the nature of abortion in the Philippines and in particular what it would mean for an America entranced by the usage of abstinence only education and reduction of women’s access to medicine. But in the wake of Sandy Hook and the Delhi Rapes a little piece …

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