World Peace

Why I'm Pro-Israeli AND Pro-Palestinian

Lliana Bird | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK
Lliana Bird

Eslam wrote back to my sister in tears. She saw that yes, Israelis are human too! That they are shown the same images as she is. That no one hates her for simply being a Palestinian. That there are people out there who really care for her and her safety. And most of all that there is a chance for peace. She was overwhelmed by all of our love for her. And I decided that this article would instead be dedicated to her. To her strength, and that of all those on BOTH "sides of the fence" who question what they are told, acknowledge that we are all in fact the same, and reach out to each other with hope for peace for ALL.

Bringing Meaning to My Work

Ana Tzarev | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ana Tzarev

"Why?" It is a question that others always ask of us, and that, as artists, we continually ask of ourselves. Words are a good place to begin, but so much gets lost the moment we begin to write or speak. This is why I paint.

The Final Push for a Loophole-Less Arms Trade Treaty

Ben Donaldson | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Politics
Ben Donaldson

In November last year, UN member states voted overwhelmingly in favour of finalising a global Arms Trade Treaty in March 2013. The creation of such a treaty could significantly reduce the armed violence caused by weapons falling into the hands of criminals, insurgents and human rights abusers.

One Country, No Nation

Daniel M. Swain | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Politics
Daniel M. Swain

The nation could go the way of the parish and Great Britain could become a prototype for states across the world.

Beat This Big Ugly Money Consuming Monster

Ilco van der Linde | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK
Ilco van der Linde

Over a decade ago, 21 September was chosen for this honorable role but it's still one of the best kept secrets of the United Nations. On Friday at UN Headquarters in NY, a boy will ring a bell, a girl will sing Imagine and at noon, guests will experience one minute of silence.

Why David Hasselhoff Can Bring Peace to Iran, Israel and the Rest of the Middle East

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics
Gareth Edmundson

We need to try something else, we need to think differently and we need to take a stand together. We also need a leader for this cause. But who? David Hasselhoff, the next US Secretary of State? Yes, David Hasselhoff, and I'll give you three conclusive reasons why...