President Obama accepts Nobel Peace Prize

President Obama accepts Nobel Peace Prize Courtesy of the White House Thursday, December 10, 2009 8:39 AM OBAMA: Your Majesties, Your Royal Highnesses, distinguished members of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, citizens of America, and citizens of the world: I receive this honor with deep gratitude and great humility. It is an award that speaks to […]

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Charter for Compassion (post 2)

from http://charterforcompassion.org/ A call to bring the world together… The principle of compassion lies at the heart of all religious, ethical and spiritual traditions, calling us always to treat all others as we wish to be treated ourselves. Compassion impels us to work tirelessly to alleviate the suffering of our fellow creatures, to dethrone ourselves […]

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Philippines : Filipina elected VP of UN rights council – INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos

I’m proud of her achievement but this speaks more about the virtues of ms Quisumbing rather than our nation. You just have to scann the summary killings illegal arrest and other human rights violations against our nation to understand that this is not a yes vote to the institutions in our country rather it is […]

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