It is true that social justice cannot be attained through violence, as violence kills what it intends to create. Gun violence is the type of violence that Stevonte Wood advocates against, and does so, through Education. This story is of the gentleman who lives with the trauma of gun violence and believes that education is the only answer to his woes.
Do you ever consider the gravity of your ability to see? The sense of sight for most of us is the base for most of our perceptions and notions. Seeing is believing, and if by chance that wasn’t the case anymore, we’d be lost.
War - the act of destroying, to create a history written by the winner. There are those that believe this to be the ultimate truth to progress- and then there is Muzoon. War struck, and forced to flee a life of comfort and great prospects; this is the story of a Syrian girl whose refugee backpack had books rather than her favorite personals or survival aids.
Thinking back to being 15, did you consider educational reform as your after school activity? Don’t fret- most don't, but this is an article about a very special 15-year-old, Peace (that's her name); who upon hearing about the state of education in Nigeria, vowed to effect change.
Gazi Jalaluddin is the personification of determination. The man screams zeal and revolutionary virtues; evident in every move he’s made since he was a young boy. At 65, Gazi’s vision of disseminating education hasn’t faltered. Started with nothing to successfully running an orphanage and 2 schools with over 25 teachers; this is the story of Gazi.
Victoria Ibiwoye is a youth representative for the Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) #4 – Education. A literal advocate for education and she has a mission. She says that her life is a testament to the role education has played in it, and she wants to empower everyone out there. Her goals begin at impacting the grass root level of the problem, education for children.
Nelson Mandela said, “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world”. That very statement is resoundingly profound in the case of Indian social reformer Sanju Gurjar. With the simple cause- ‘Education for the girl child’, she is challenging the norms of the rural society that she’s lived in all her life.
Bibisharifa Talbizoda, aged 19, is an aspiring young seamstress and dressmaker from Tajikistan. What makes her special is her zeal to be a professional dressmaker and businesswoman regardless of the trials she must endure to achieve it.
We are now in a day and age where we’re surrounded by technology. From that, we can safely assume the large need for developers. So I put it to you, care to venture a guess on the percentage of women in open source coding? A...