Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Friday, April 24, 2009

Rescue of the Child Soldiers

Click on the link below to view the video.

Delivering the Invisible Children's letters - this video documents attempts to find the families of four child soldiers in Uganda.

Remember to Rescue the Invisible Children - Saturday, April 25, 2009 at Turner Field.

Thursday, April 23, 2009

The Faces of Child Brides

This video by Stephanie Sinclair is an update on the status of her earlier photos of child brides in Afghanistan. The problem continues as young girls try to burn themselves to death in protest.

The Faces of Child Brides in Afghanistan - Stephanie Sinclair

Friday, April 17, 2009

Intangible Culture: Art as a Tribal Experience

Today we are spotlighting "Intangible Culture: Art as a Tribal Experience". This video is part of Ali Perry's (P5) research project presentation on how digital media represents the culture of Papua New Guinea. Watch and enjoy!

Intangible Culture: Art as a Tribal Experience - 8 min. 40 sec.

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Buccaneers and Pirates in the 21st Century

Piracy and International Jurisdiction are old questions, but the recent acts of piracy off the coast of Somali have raised the issue in a twenty-first century context.

This article gives some of the legal basics surrounding the argument over universal jurisdiction for pirates who seize vessels in international waters.