Helen Keller: A great writer and socialist of the eighties, Helen Keller suffered from visual impairment her whole life but still created waves as a lecturer, political activist, women's suffrage and a great writer for several generations. Helen was the first writer in the history who was both deaf and blind but still known as an iconic and extremely powerful person. Johnny Depp: A megastar of the 'Pirates of the Caribbean', Johnny Deep is blind from his left eye and has myopia in the other. But he had defied his visual defect and never let it come between his success. Louis Braille: Many people are unaware of the fact, but Louis Braille is the one who enabled blind people to read letters and enjoy the story by inventing Braille writing. The man had literally transformed the world of people who are visually-challenged and led them to education by reading and writing. Surdas: He was the famous musician, poet and blind saint of the fifteenth century who was also known as a 'king of … [Read more...] about World Sight Day 2019: Famous People With Visual Impairments
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Theme Of World Population Day 2020 As we know, every event has a theme associated to it. This is to ensure that the day is celebrated in a better and organised manner. Moreover, the theme helps in focusing on dealing with a particular problem. The theme for this year is 'Safeguarding The Health And Rights Of Women During The COVID-19'. … [Read more...] about World Population Day 2020: Know About The History, Theme And Significance Of This Day
During the lockdown, Bollywood actresses have absolutely been ruling the Instagram world with their fashionable looks but the men in the town have definitely not taken the backseat. They are all out there flaunting their dapper looks and making their fans go crazy for them. The recent actors who stole the hearts are Tiger Shroff, Vicky Kaushal, and Varun Dhawan. The interesting part about their outfit was they matched their jackets with pants and gave major fashion goals. Tiger sported a white-on-white, Vicky donned black-on-black, and Varun flaunted denim-on-denim look. So, let us take a close look at their outfits and find who was the most handsome. … [Read more...] about Tiger Shroff, Vicky Kaushal, And Varun Dhawan In Jacket And Matching Pants, Who Looked Dapper?
In the conception of Christianity, man as the image of God is superior to the animal. Later, René Descartes described animals as machines in comparison to which only humans possess a soul in addition to the body. Hegel then highlighted the differences between man and animal. He was convinced—just like the ethics teacher above—that thinking is what distinguishes humans from animals. … [Read more...] about Do Animals Think?
“Most people most of the time in the history of civilization have lived under tyrants and demagogues, cued to despair and hopelessness. Today we are subject to progress, centralized power, entertainment, growth mania, and technophilia that produce their own variety of “quiet desperation.” This desperation arises not only from lack of attachment to place but also from lack of kinship with the larger community of all life on earth.” (Shepard, 1998, p. 14) … [Read more...] about Socially Distanced? Get Closer to Nature