We are all reeling from the tragic school shootings in Chardon, Ohio this week. It is a sobering reality check that this type of violence can happen at any time and we all have more work to do to prevent it. According to the Center for Disease Control, homicide is the second leading cause of
Is it morally acceptable to experiment on non-human animals to develop products and medicines that benefit human beings?
Coral reefs, often called "rainforests of the sea”, are delicate ecosystems that are affected by the slightest change in chemical balance and water temperature. Many swimmers, snorkelers, and scuba divers are unaware that the chemical sunscreens they use may be killing coral reefs. Researchers
by Katrina Hase
Currently, Subway Restaurant employees complete each order by placing each sandwich in its own plastic bag. When you consider the over 37,000 Subway restaurants in 100 countries worldwide, making a small change in policy such as requiring guests to request a bag instead of automatically placing a
In publicly reported court decisions in the developing world, Lawyers Without Borders has found that among the most commonly encountered victims of sexual assault are:
The University of South Africa (UNISA) estimate that 1 million cases of rape occur each year. Pregnancies arising from sexual abuse result in shame and early marriage. LWOB programming tackles this enormous problem from the legal side. Its programming provides information to victims and potential