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The Militia War Against Libya's Youth

Since 2011, militias have always posed a threat to Libya’s young male population, who – without many economic opportunities or sense of belonging – become susceptible to the recruitment campaigns that promise youth the chance to “protect the revolution”. 721 more words


How to talk to kids about climate change, without scaring the bejesus out of them

Let’s face it – climate change is a scary thing.

The Arctic is warming, “500-year storms” are intensifying and happening more often than ever and just this week, a study came out showing that… 815 more words

Intercontinental Earth Hour

Welcome to day 13 of 31 Days of Heterotopias: Motels and Hotels, a month of posts about how motels, hotels, and inns function as heterotopias and liminal spaces in society.  672 more words

31 Days

Earth Hour: Design Breakdown

Ad by: Earth Hour

Green tea sponsored an ad for Earth Hour with great design. It was published in 2010 in order to promote Earth Hour, an hour-long event where people around the globe switch off their lights, and work together to “make noise for climate change action”. 342 more words


Live in California, Texas or Toronto? You’re eligible to be paid for the energy you don’t use.

Missing out on weekly payments? Check out the system that’s paying your neighbours to power down.

For us, WWF’s Earth Hour is one of our favourite nights of the year.   310 more words


Earth Hour Supporters Protesting Vivid Sydney go Unseen

A group of Earth Hour representatives protesting against Vivid Sydney went unnoticed last night, with no one being able to see them or their pitch-black protest signs among the colourful lights of the city’s annual show. 240 more words