The “Better Life” Project

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  The “Better Life” Project explores the meaning of life, from individual to individual, culture to culture, throughout human society. A “Better Life” is the justification for almost all of what we do, but what does it really mean? Why do we cause so much harm to the planet and each other in pursuit of a better life? Can life …

Journalism Held to Account: the story and influence of Wikileaks – Essay

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  “Has WikiLeaks changed mainstream journalism and how the flow of information is perceived in society?” An Essay by Kim Paul Nguyen, 2013 In 2006 a small group of activists, lead by Julian Assange, set up the website WikiLeaks.org, to publish information supplied by whistle-blowers. What began as a few people and an internet connection became the biggest news story …

Ride Planet Earth – Summary

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Despite the failure of the COP15, in many ways Ride Planet Earth was a success. What had started as simply one person riding their bicycle had transformed into a worldwide event. By the time Kim Paul Nguyen arrived in Copenhagen he was accompanied by 60 riders, with thousands of riders joining in around the globe. Here is a short summary ...