violence

  • The return of the American spectacle of war

    On April 13 the United States dropped the largest conventional bomb it has ever used in combat on an Islamic State stronghold in Afghanistan. The next day a Fox and Friends segment opened with footage from the military strike accompanied by Toby Kieth’s pro-US military anthem ‘Courtesy of the...
  • The Reality Of Work For Women

    Women in the workplace. What image comes to mind, or perhaps, what image comes to Google? Is it a picture of women in a suit, portrayed against a clean white background? Perhaps this woman may be holding a clipboard, be seated in front of a computer or perhaps be...
  • Violence in the City

    Exclusive surroundings are being created  in Colombo and other main cities of Sri Lanka. Ads of apartments and housing schemes with English names describe peaceful and beautiful landscapes. As we see these new constructions appearing rapidly in the urban scenario, we don’t dedicate much time or planning to reflect...
  • Violence: a Widespread Bottom-Up Atrocity

    Violence, in all its varied shapes, is prevalent all around the world. From the abductions with impunity in Colombia, to the attacks and harassment of LGBT people in Russia, and to the mass rapes in Darfur. It is a violation of the right to freedom of expression, the right...
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