#CharlieHebdo: The Thin Line Between Freedom of Speech & Discrimination

Freedom of speech has always been a tricky issue for me, as the word “freedom” itself is too. Without doubt, it is a right that every person should have. But I have always believed that my freedom ends where the freedom of others starts. And I apply this to freedom of speech too. You areContinue reading “#CharlieHebdo: The Thin Line Between Freedom of Speech & Discrimination”

Find Yourself Before Finding Anything Else

Every year in the day of my birthday I choose a song to guide me during the next year. For instance, my 17th song was “17” by Avril Lavigne, because I was hoping to have a year full of friends, constant party, an active social life and excellent memories to remember one day when IContinue reading “Find Yourself Before Finding Anything Else”

Ferguson, Hong Kong and Mexico: When Oppression Gets Too Far

I’m a person who likes to be positive, hopeful and peaceful. I believe in the power of wise words and wise actions. I think that there is always light at the end of the tunnel. I consider hate and violence a poison. I try to see the good in this world everyday and be gratefulContinue reading “Ferguson, Hong Kong and Mexico: When Oppression Gets Too Far”

“All About That Bass”, “Victoria’s Secrets”, “The Anti -Barbie Doll” and Why Body Shaming Needs To Stop

There has never been a time in which body issues have been as addressed as nowadays. Modern studies show that low self-esteem is a leading cause for eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia, as well as other mental health illnesses like depression, and there is a great need of addressing this issue through theContinue reading ““All About That Bass”, “Victoria’s Secrets”, “The Anti -Barbie Doll” and Why Body Shaming Needs To Stop”

The Most Relatable Song At The Moment

I have realised that I don’t blog much about my personal life, apart from volunteering. But right now, there is nothing really interesting going on. I mean, things are happening. But they are not good things: in general, they are complicated. And I don’t feel like opening up about them in the blog. I promiseContinue reading “The Most Relatable Song At The Moment”