Slow Violence

Introduction This article will discuss the horrors of slow violence inflicted on the environment by things we tend to overlook -acting as gestures of violence that we rather identify with as pity and consequence as our failing result to maintain global sustainability. With reference to Nixon (2011), I will uncover how slow violence has been…

Companion Chickens and cats

Introduction Animals and humans have had interaction for many years but how we engage with them on personal and emotional levels draws us to call them our “pets’, and “best friends’. In this article I will discuss how the impact of animals have an effect with inter-specials relationships with reference to Harway (2007) exploring the…

Did you hear that tweet?

  Introduction In the current day and age we see less of nature integrated into the urban surroundings, forming the basis of the new era scientists now call the ‘Anthropocene Epoch’. This article identifies my soundscape and how it has changed over time, partially due to human influence. With reference to academic articles identifying the…

Climate Change, Africa wake up!

Introduction This Article analyses the environmental impact of climate change in Sub Saharan Africa with Reference to three online media articles from HopeProject.org, PLOS-Neglected tropical diseases and SABC news.  It will outline; what are the drivers of change, what issues are made problematic, and further more what can be done to rectify the situation as…