Category Archives: activism

Activist Malala is Youngest Winner of Nobel Peace Prize


In my last post about the Nobel, I asked if it is anti-activism. This article seems to rub its answer to my face. But I like that :-) ‘Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai and Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi … Continue reading

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Vanishing Firstborns by Terms and Conditions


Brits Unwittingly Give Up Firstborns for Free WiFi ‘Security experiment uses ‘Herod clause’ to show vulnerabilities in public hot spots A handful of Londoners in some of the capital’s busiest districts unwittingly agreed to give up their eldest child, during … Continue reading

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What’s behind Eric Holder’s resignation? [Video]


An omen for Obama? ‘Today, Attorney General Eric Holder announced his resignation. Is he leaving by choice, or was he forced out due to his statement about ground troops in Syria? ‘President Obama declared that the offensive would be conducted … Continue reading

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Rolling Jubilee Makes Student Loans Disappear


‘Since November 2012, Rolling Jubilee has purchased and eradicated about $15 million worth of debt arising from unpaid medical bills. Today, the group announced that it has erased $3.9 million in private student loans, including Courtney Brown’s and those of … Continue reading

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Overlords of the ‘Overworld’


see battleforthenet story Is the Underworld the problem? Or is it the ‘Overworld’? When will it be when ‘underworld’ is mentioned, it means the government? Just scan Infowars.com and Activist Post to see how much the Overworld rules. You can … Continue reading

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Is Change.org Still Reliable?


  Linus Torvalds is pissed at Change.org, starts a petition Change.org Philippines sent me an exclusive invitation to join Social Media Day celebration last June. It said ‘Entrance is free’. When I arrived at the venue, Change.org’s booth was nameless … Continue reading

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The Problem with Facebook Activism


The Perils of “Slacktivism” ‘Many of us have fallen victim to it: changing our profile picture to those white equals signs atop a red background because someone said that it meant you support marriage equality, sharing the now-infamous #Kony2012 video … Continue reading

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