Monthly Archives: December 2009

Young Journalist / Writer Contest welcomes article submissions from young journalists or writers aged 18 to 26, with one winning entry published each month until July 2010 To enter, send your story to Please read the rules below to ensure your entry will be valid: 1. Stories must be on the following topics: Business, Culture, People, Politics, Education or Environment. 2. Stories must ... Read More »

What Do You Think? Interview With A Philosopher


The meaning of life is a question that has been explored by philosophers through the centuries. Generation after generation of ordinary people also question the meaning of life, is it one’s family? One’s work? One’s friends and cars and houses? Is it money or religion? Or perhaps it’s the search itself that is the true meaning of life. Maria Prodromou ... Read More »

March 1986 Sothebys, 19th Century European Paintings Sale

Auctions can be very entertaining but also extremely boring, frustrating and costly too. This 19th Century Paintings auction was in two parts. Morning and afternoon. I liked following the whole auction and registering the pulse and strength of the auctions I attended. Seeing bidders and how many bidding on a particular painting and artist helped me decide the strength of ... Read More »

10 December – Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day is observed by the international community every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day in 1948 when the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In 2009, the Council of Europe will mark its presence with calls for greater respect of human rights, democracy and the rule of law online and in ... Read More »

Ideario de Revoluciòn Humanista

¡SI QUIERES CAMBIAR EL MUNDO, DEJA QUE EL MUNDO TE CAMBIE! Impossibile è solo una parola pronunciata da piccoli uomini che trovano più facile vivere nel mondo che gli è stato dato piuttosto che cercare di cambiarlo. Impossibile non è un dato di fatto, è un’opinione. Impossibile non è una regola, è una sfida. Impossibile non è uguale per tutti. ... Read More »