Public ethics: the conflict of interests, under the carpet

I do not know any code of behavior, ethics and / or conduct that lacks a section called “conflict of interest”, and it is not chance. If there is a problem that can harm an organization is the personal interest of any of its members over the entity. And when I write “some” they could […]

How much does nature endure?

Argentina was a whaling country, a wolfhound and will now be a “guanaco hunter”. Using bugs and forests to move the human economic wheel is an old idea. Between the eighteenth and mid-twentieth centuries, boats loaded with hands, sticks and harpoons descended from the north, towards the southern seas; They came back up with furs […]

With the children NO!

A report written by Unicef​​, which reached my ears by Telesur TV shows so alarmed situation of violence towards children. The report is called “Hidden in Plain Sight: A statistical analysis of violence against children”. We left the links in both English and Spanish: English (PDF) Spanish (Español: Ocultos a plena luz: un análisis estadístico de la […]

Do you consider good that the law provides protections for women?

Human rights are inherent attributes of a person, by its mere status of being without distinction of age, race, sex, nationality or social class. Human rights have the following characteristics: Universality: are inherent in all people, in all political, economic and cultural systems. Also cannot transferred to another person or give them up; Integrity, interdependence […]

Can We Feed Our World Without Monsanto?

Every minute of every day, our global family welcomes 255 babies into the world. That’s 134 million new mouths to feed every year, for a total population increase of 2.2 billion in the next thirty years. Hugh Grant, the CEO of agricultural giant Monsanto, often cites the world’s booming population as the core reason global […]

Photography of Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls, in Iguazu River, are one of the world’s largest waterfalls. They extend over 2,700 m (nearly 2 miles)  in a semi-circular shape.  Of the 275 falls that collectively make up Iguassu Falls, “Devil’s Throat” is the tallest at 80 m in height. Iguazu Falls are on the border between the Brazilian state of […]

Vladimir Fedotko – When life is like a circus

Born in Leningrad, photographer and photo manipulator Vladimir Fedotko currently lives and works in St. Petersburg, Russia. After discovering Adobe Photoshop in 2005, Fedotko has used a combination of traditional drawing, photography and computer processing to create his unique images. More artworks on: http://fedotko.35photo.ru/

Yachting: OCR Argentine Championship – Images

ORC Argentine Championship is organized by the Yacht Club Argentino and consists of eight races in two weekends. When only remains fixed marks the race tomorrow, ORC International to lead the Mad Max series, Gaucho and Baccarat, and the series B Jabeque, Shanghai Baby and Freedom. Meanwhile, the General’s lead in that category Jabeque, Mad […]

Lukanikos, the dog anarchist in Greece (+ photos, video)

On Wednesday the protests turned to the streets in the capital of Greece, after months of protests over the economic crisis that the European country is going through. However, this note aims to LukaNikos protagonist, a mongrel dog who since 2008 has been present in each of the riots in Athens. Dubbed as “the dog […]

Argentina Milk causes cancer of the colon, breast and prostate

It’s hard to put this title covers my country. But no other. As we say in Argentina: “The bread, bread. And wine, wine.” If you ask me what happens, I think it is simple to explain. Corruption in my country is very large. So is in the U.S. In the north country a couple of […]