The Shades of the Black Lives Matter Movement

“Daddy changed the world!” Gigi Floyd, daughter of George Floyd, smiled broadly as she shouted this out loud at a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis- a poetic expression of the connection between particular struggle and universal transformation. Gigi’s father,…

Let’s Give it a Go!

What if this happens, what if that happens? And if this is what has to happen then I better not try. Have you read Paulo Coelho’s “The Alchemist”? There was a quote there, saying “When you want something, all the…

Let’s talk about colour.

Let's start this topic with some simple questions: Why does the skin color of a person matter? Why do most people discriminate against others against something so natural? Even if we say we don't discriminate, why are harmful skin-whitening cosmetics,…

Water Crisis @ Mexico City

Mexico City, with a population of 22 million people, grabs the title of the most populated cities of the United Mexican States. Annual water consumption here is 287 billion gallons. Apparently, there are some parts of the city where clean…