Here is a Georgia State Trooper in riot gear at a KKK protest in a north Georgia city back in the 80s. The Trooper is black. Standing in front of him and touching his shield is a curious little boy dressed in a Klan hood and robe. I have stared at this picture and wondered what must have been going through that Trooper’s mind. Before the Trooper is an innocent child who is being taught to hate him because of the color of his skin. The child doesn’t understand what he is being taught, and at…
UNICEF correspondent Simon Ingram reports on a UNICEF-supported NGO in Lebanon helping Syrian refugee children catch up on lessons they had to abandon when they fled their hometowns. Full story: http://uni.cf/J9NPKz
How "Green" Biofuel is destroying the lives of the indigenous people of Malaysia. "Sam (l) and Dolah (r), Batek Negrito men, are overshadowed by towering primary rainforest crowding a muddy logging road in the core of their homeland just outside Taman Negara National Park. The road gives loggers access to giant trees of this virgin forest, which they will cut down for profit." Photo by James Whitlow Delano.
How "Green" Biofuel is Destroying the Malaysian Rainforest and Disrupting Lives