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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2016

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2016

Video: Kamikatsu, Japan – How this Town Produces No Trash

The town composts, recycles, or reuses 80% of its garbage. It may not technically be 100% zero waste, as the remaining 20% goes into the landfill, but it’s a remarkable achievement for an entire community, in such a short amount of time. The impacts have been positive – cutting costs for the community drastically, as...

TEDx: The positive future of journalism

Does the media reflect the reality of the world? Or does the information selected as news shape our reality? In Seán Dagan’s fascinating talk about ‘Positive News’, he illustrates how making positive information more salient in the media, could benefit us in the future. Seán Dagan Wood is the editor of Positive News, the world’s...

TEDx: Beyond Fear: A Call For A New Journalistic Narrative

Journalism has long been associated with fear. News correspondents pile on grim story after grim story, determined to instill terror in their audience. Stephanie Hanes tells us why its time to reframe the narrative. Stephanie Hanes is an author and award winning journalist whose work has appeared in Smithsonian magazine, the Washington Post, Africa Geographic...
You too have the power within you

You too have the power within you

You too have the power to stand up and change the course of events
Meeting the right person in the right time

Meeting the right person in the right time

On Sunday Nov 22nd night something very special happened. I was with a couple of friends in Northbridge, we’d just been to an event and decided to get some food and eat it at a nearby park. I saw a dark man sitting on the bench across from us and felt like he may want...
The entire mainstream media is totally fake

The entire mainstream media is totally fake

A top German Journalist and Editor Dr. Udo Ulfkotte admitted what some of us have known for a long time – the entire mainstream media is totally fake! He went into a very detailed talk in this video and spilled the beans about everything! He talked about how the CIA gets control over all of...
Syrian refugees become volunteers within a month of arriving in Australia

Syrian refugees become volunteers within a month of arriving in Australia

By Angela Thompson Less than a year after arriving in Australia, with their bullet-riddled Aleppo home a fading memory, Johnny and Carol Bilouna pulled on matching orange jumpsuits and prepared to help patch a stranger’s roof somewhere in the peaceful, if storm-damaged, Illawarra. The couple joined the State Emergency Service (SES) within a month of arriving in Australia,...
Lourdes: A story of perseverance in Paraguay

Lourdes: A story of perseverance in Paraguay

Lourdes was only 18 when she says her world came crashing down around her. When her son, Victor, was born, Lourdes pieced together work, trying to keep their little family of 2 afloat. She decided to start her own business selling empanadas and snacks. That’s when she took out her first business loan of just...
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2015

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2015