Tag Archives: Children

Letting hunger strike

I wish i could write more about things being accomplished by the beautiful women in my life and around the world, i would love to be researching about this on a regular basis. But this is my life, and in … Continue reading

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How did my mum do this!

How did people manage? what i actually mean is: how did mums manage to do all this and not get lost in translation in the past?. Is it actually possible to be a mum that is on top of things … Continue reading

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No humanity here: the voices of asylum seeking children

Originally posted on delusions of equality:
‘There is no humanity here… that thing, I can promise you‘ (Asylum seeking child in Norway) I was lucky to go see Nowhere Home on Thursday night,  a documentary screened as part of the…

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An ode to 51 lost children: Fellows Friday with Bahia Shehab

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Bahia Shehab’s latest work on the streets of Cairo memorialize 51 children killed in a school bus crash. In this image, three brothers have a conversation. Child 1: “They still didn’t get the lesson.” Child…

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Fairy Tales and Happy Endings

Since I was a child, I have always loved fairy tales. I was fascinated with those that were available as graphic stories, in books with pictures and in movies, most of them became Disney’s classics. I also love comics, Marvel … Continue reading

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Niños de la calle / Street children

Canción para un niño de la Calle (Mercedes Sosa, René Pérez -Calle 13-) Con el preámbulo de Mercedes Sosa y aprovechando las vísperas de Todos Santos (festejo durante el cual se recuerda a los muertos y posteriormente se festeja los … Continue reading

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