5% of the Globe’s Population Uses 25% of its Resources – Vijay Prashad

The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26), held in Glasgow, Scotland, was controversial, to say the least. Greenhouse gas was this year’s central topic. With the rising global temperature and natural disasters (hurricanes, heatwaves, fires, droughts, etc.), lowering emissions is a must. According to NPR, emissions need to fall 45% by 2030 to reduce…

Petition to Rename Western Indian Ocean the African Ocean

Thanks to Dr. Mumbi Seraki, I came across an amazing campaign that started over the weekend. A petition to the United Nations has been created to rename the Western Indian Ocean the African Ocean. Many scientific organizations have found conclusive evidence that the Western Indian Ocean is a separate body of water from the Indian…

George Floyd’s Family Files Appeal to the United Nations

Thanks to Afrikan Esq. and her organization, We Charge Colonialism, I came across some additional information regarding the George Floyd case. The following information comes from Politico. The family of George Floyd filed an appeal to the United Nations to hold the United States accountable for systemic racism and police brutality. A special session is…

What is Agenda 21?

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, in 1992, from June 3-14, the United Nations held a conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. President George H.W. Bush and 177 other leaders signed a document known as Agenda 21. Its initial aim was to deal with global sustainability, but since then it…