Archive for October, 2012

The World and Suicide

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

“Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.” ~ Seneca.

According to the World Health Organization depression and suicide are significant problems throughout the world.

One million people die from suicide every year worldwide. This translates to one death every 40 seconds.


Media and Violence: Emotional Crimes Scenes #20

Monday, October 8th, 2012

“One in three women suffer from abuse and violence in her lifetime. This is an appalling human rights violation, yet it remains one of the invisible and under-recognized pandemics of our time.” ~ Nicole Kidman.

What is it about violence against a woman that the media thinks is sexy?


 

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