Australia on wheels: when van means home

Internation When Mirko talks about his van, he sounds like a proud daddy. He even gave him a name, Ginginsbangi Van, and always refers to it as “my home.” Mirko Zambon, 25, is part of the Vanlifers generation, a group of free-spirited Millenials who live in custom-made vans. They follow a nomadic lifestyle that allows them to live, work and travel on a very low budget.

There is a link between climate change and the rise of armed conflicts

Syria is at a breaking point. In the past weeks it has been experiencing one of the worst humanitarian emergencies since the start of the nine-year civil war. Currently, over three million civilians are trapped in Idlib, the last rebel-held territory at the Turkish border. About half of them have been forcibly displaced from other parts of the country.

The UK is cutting back on alcohol, and not just for Dry January

At first glance, it seems a brewery like any other. Young men with their sleeves rolled up to the elbows sit around wooden tables, sipping their first pint after a long day at the office. Light rock music and the sound of beers tapped plays in the background. But what makes ​BrewDog AF ​different is that you cannot order anything alcoholic.

Extinction Rebellion offers post-arrest support to over 1,000 climate activists behind the bars

The environmental movement Extinction Rebellion (XR) is training specific teams to provide post-arrest support for its activists ahead of the next uprising beginning 7​ October. Their tactic is to raise awareness about the climate emergency by using non-violent civil disobedience and creating maximum chaos in the judicial system. And it is working.

Non avete mai capito il senso di ‘No Woman, No Cry’

Vulcano Statale La versione di Marley and The Wailers di No Woman, No Cry occupa il 37esimo posto nella lista delle 500 Greatest Songs of All Time di Rolling Stones. Inizialmente inserito nell’album Natty Dread del 1974, poi diventato molto più celebre nella versione live del 1975, il brano oggi resta uno dei più apprezzati dell’intera carriera di Bob Marley.