You can’t stop progress…
A Norwegian woman was sexually assaulted when visiting Dubai. When she reported it to police, she was sentenced to jail for extra-marital sex. She was just now released, the result of a successful, worldwide online petition which triggered a media uproar.
India just banned shark-fining, for ever. Also the result of ongoing pressure through international, grassroots campaigns combined with NGO activism.
I love Global Citizenry. John Lennon imagined ‘there’s no countries’. I agree with John on this one – and it looks like enough of us must have imagined it, quite intensely!
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