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A Letter to all Vulnerable Girls Growing up in This World

Mariéme Jamme | Posted 03.08.2016 | Women
Mariéme Jamme

As we prepare to celebrate International Women's Day this week on March 8th all over the world, I thought to write this personal letter to you. Hopefully, you will have access to the Internet to read it soon or when you grow up like me and become a total tech connoisseur, you will Google it.

Rewriting the Code for Girls

Up For School | Posted 03.04.2016 | Education
Up For School

We have arrived at a moment that can change forever gender stereotyping for a generation of young women.

Who Is the Laughing Buddha? Zen's Artistic Heritage

Kenneth Kraft | Posted 01.05.2016 | Religion
Kenneth Kraft

In Buddhism, Hotei is distinguished from Buddhism's founder, who lived in India in the fifth century B.C. His many names include Shakyamuni, the Buddha, the historical Buddha. Shakyamuni is almost always depicted as slender. You can't tell a Buddha by his belly, but you can tell the Buddha by his lack of one.

A World Where Anyone, Anywhere, Can Shape the World Around Them

Up For School | Posted 10.14.2015 | Technology
Up For School

There is a whole new generation that can be engaged, connected and creative. If we give them the tools, skills and inspiration, we can empower them to: learn, not just play; make, not just consume; share, not just create, and ultimately, shape the world around them

You Win This Round, Monkey

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.07.2013 | Comedy

Team Kano is coming out with an easy computer-building kit, and to get people excited, there's only one thing to do -- Let a monkey "fight" a MacBook,...

15 Christian Worshippers Dead In Nigeria, Latest In Series Of Attacks

Reuters | Posted 06.29.2012 | Religion

* At least 15 killed in attacks * No claim of responsibility * Boko Haram has attacked churches in northern Nigeria ...

Ten Grime Tracks of the Last Decade

Joseph Patterson | Posted 06.08.2011 | Entertainment
Joseph Patterson

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Pfizer Fights To Keep Employees Out Of Nigerian Jail

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Pfizer said it would fight a Nigerian court order that could jail three employees who had failed to appear at a trial over whether the company had imp...