Feeling preachy so bear with me!
Don't call yourself progressive or open minded while you share content like these that normalizes people moving on as a matter to be ridiculed. its not "just a meme" (memes are usually funny!) Its just a personal attack on someone who chose to do what she felt like instead o ...বিস্তারিত
This is my brother; not deemed by biology but family nonetheless. When we were in college at Bama, we went to grab Chinese one night. On the way back to the car, I was booking it because I freaking hate the cold. When we jumped in the car, he looked me in the face and said, ...বিস্তারিত
Animal protection during COVID-19 and Beyond: Where there’s a will, there’s a way
Sentient Media In a new op-ed from Animal Equality UK, Michelle Baxter Wickham calls for more individual and corporate accountability to ensure farmed animals are better protected when we return to “normal.” Prior to March, one topic dominated every thought, discussi ...বিস্তারিত
It is a myth that COVID-19 will save the world from environmental catastrophe
Jonathan Gornall/Arab News When clouds gather, it is natural for human beings to look for silver linings. There is nothing wrong with that — it boosts morale. But the growing belief that, because of its impact on the global economy, the COVID-19 pandemic will be the sol ...বিস্তারিত
Sex workers in Bangladesh: building resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic
Unaids Shahnaz Khatun (not her real name), a former sex worker now running a small clothing business in Dhaka, Bangladesh, found herself in difficulties when the country went into lockdown. Before the COVID-19 outbreak, the areas where she used to work were crowded, but n ...বিস্তারিত
Is the world failing against coronavirus?
Irfan Raja/Daily Sabah So far, the world has failed to combat the deadly COVID-19, even though scientists have been aware of the family of coronaviruses for decades. The BBC reported that “COVID-19 is a new illness but it is caused by a coronavirus of the type first ide ...বিস্তারিত
Normal People review – Sally Rooney’s love story is a small-screen triumph
Lucy Mangan/The Guardian Inevitably, people will come to the television adaptation of Sally Rooney’s novel Normal People in one of two ways: as avid fans of the book, which to a certain demographic and sensibility has become tantamount almost to a sacred text, or as det ...বিস্তারিত
How many bills will it take for Congress to prioritize the health of the nation?
The Hill Congress has now passed four bills in an attempt to address the COVID-19 pandemic — each of which is like applying a ripped Band-Aid to a gushing wound. With every bill came glaring omissions and members of Congress promising to do better with the next. But, we ...বিস্তারিত
Dhaka waking up from slumber
Sumaiya Zaman/tbs News Dhaka is waking up from a peaceful slumber. The lockdowns that were announced by the government from March 26 as 'general holidays' had put the city to sleep for a long one-month. That factories were shut, and all other work and trade remained sus ...বিস্তারিত
Another case of a ‘rich man’s disease’ infecting the poor
Gulf Today When it arrived in the unforgiving industrial towns of central Mexico, the sand-swept sprawl of northern Nigeria and the mazes of metal shanties in India’s commercial capital, Mumbai, COVID-19 went by another name. People called it a “rich man’s disease. ...বিস্তারিত