Is it ever too late to pursue a dream? Blogger Mark Daniels thinks not. At what age is it too late to quit chasing a dream? Susan Boyle is a 47 year old singer from Scotland who has turned into an overnight sensation after appearing on a British talent spotting TV show. She refused to give up…here’s why dreams matter.
Another lady to watch out for is Kumari Mayawati, the Dalit Queen. The politician fights for the rights of India’s lowest castes and has been attracting a great deal of attention as India takes to the polls today. This will be the world’s largest democratic exercise, but not all feel like democracy works for them. Election violence has already begun and a recent mass suicide of 1500 farmers demonstrates that for some, the right to vote is just not enough.
President Obama’s special envoy to the Middle East George Mitchell goes in pursuit of a two state solution when he visits Israel today. But isthe two state solution out of the date? This article believes that we are reaching a new stage in US-Israeli relations – the two are growing apart…
Afghan women showed fresh courage as they endured stone throwing when protesting against a new law that legalises marital rape. Their efforts have been praised by the West, but many Afghan women are asking the West to back off and not interfere in their cultural debates. Here’s why.