As this article is being written in May 2017, fifty-six countries have the death penalty in place. It’s common practice in the following countries: China – Though the official numbers are shrouded in secrecy, it’s generally estimated that China executes the highest number of people every year. The crimes for which they’re being punished can […]Read more "Reaping What They Sow? The Death Penalty Debate"
Pop star Michael Jackson was the subject of ridicule for his increasingly white complexion. Rumours circulated for years that he’d been bleaching his skin, out of shame of being African-American. However, as confirmed by Jackson himself and in his autobiography, Jackson was actually suffering from a skin disorder called vitiligo. At the time, he was […]Read more "Skin Deep – The Bleaching Industry"
Ten years ago, Madeleine McCann disappeared from her bed in a holiday apartment in Praia da Luz, a resort in the Algarve region of Portugal. Since then, the world has been hooked to a global game of cat and mouse. Sightings have repeatedly been reported, but the whereabouts of this young girl, who would now […]Read more "Ten Years Of Lies: The McCann Scam"
Since the 13th century, the nuclear family (A man and a woman married, with children living under their roof) has been the primary arrangement in England, and by default, North America as well as much of Europe. The nuclear family is essentially a product of monogamy – in which two individuals enter a marriage or […]Read more "Monogamy Vs. Polygamy"
Racism has been around for a long time. Not like most people needed reminding of that fact. But one aspect of racism that has lingered long over society is a particular racist slur. Out of respect, I won’t type the actual word…but I know it’s blatantly obvious which one I’m referring to. The word itself […]Read more "White People And The ‘N Word’"
Death is often called the ‘great equalizer’. Whether we’re rich, poor, black, white, religious or not, death is the one experience that’s universal to us all. But the greater fascination tends to be with what happens after the final breath. What happens when somebody takes their final look upon the physical world and drifts off […]Read more "Tunnel Of Light: The Science of Near Death Experiences"
Disney’s live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ film is coming to cinemas on March 17th. Though the saying ‘Beating a dead horse’ does have relevance here, many are excited to experience the story on the big screen once more. However, a recent development has stirred up publicity. One of the characters has been announced to be […]Read more "A Gay Agenda?"