Over 400 private jets carried world leaders to the COP27 environmental summit. According to Forbes, these private jets are 14 times more polluting than commercial planes and 50 times more polluting than trains.
I never thought about carrying children myself. As a transgender man, I did not think it made sense for my body because I could not uproot the idea of childbirth from motherhood or the feminine. However, after talking with my psychologist, I realized I really wanted to be present from the first seconds of my child's life.
Having already manufactured vaccines, we assumed it would be easy to garner support from investors, but no one wanted to fund us. I felt disappointed and helpless, knowing we could have slowed the spread of COVID-19 sooner. The funds never came, and the big manufacturers focused on implementing new technologies, leaving those already developed aside.
The key to opening some of life’s most difficult doors can come in the form of a beautiful handwriting style. In the age of supercomputers and smartphones, this critical skill has dwindled. When I step in front of an audience for a public talk or deliver a workshop to students at an architectural school, people become eager to take up the use of fountain pens.
Business began to return, but the period of conflict and the transition of power devastated me. With a new government, I lost my entire network and faced extreme tribalism. My wife and children depended on me, and I had no funds left to my name. How could I start a new business?
The annual crafts festival took place in Toledo. In addition to Spanish regional handicrafts, countries such as Mexico, Puerto Rico, Portugal, and France also displayed their handmade products. The 40-year-old craft fair saw more than 140 artisans from various countries this year.
Shock therapy used as torture on children at Lake Alice Hospital is well documented. The practice continued at Auckland General Hospital as late as 1999.