Death

Robin Williams' Suicide Death: Reason Yet Untold

A legendary comedy genius, an Oscar-winning actor, a charitable human being, a well admired and respected father, a filthy rich man apparently decided to terminate his own life. I personally loved the funny actor. There's not even one single movie that I haven't watched... at least twice. He epitomized the concept of entertainment. He brought...
Jan 13, 2015 |

Alcohol Addictions - A Slow Death Awaits

A long time bad habit which has always been able to bring down the weakest is now having field day with modern society and it's a disease called alcoholism. We seem to suffer a lot more in today's competitive society and for those who just can't keep up, well it's just too easy to fall into the alcohol trap.
Nov 17, 2014 |

Islamic Society, Human Rights, and the Death Penalty - Capital Punishment in Morocco

World Context Historically nearly all societies have used the death penalty in some measure. Today almost all of Europe, most of Latin America, and countries such as Australia, New Zealand, and Canada have abolished the death penalty from their law and practice. However, some countries such as the US, Guatemala, and much of Asia and Africa...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Give Me Convenience or Give Me Death

Give me convenience or give me death. This saying used to be considered humorous, but now one must wonder more and more if it isn't an accurate assessment of life these days.
Nov 17, 2014 |

The Arguments For and Against the Death Penalty

Public opinion is sharply divided over the death penalty or capital punishment. According to critics death penalty is just like a legalized murder. It does not prevent crime. It is barbaric and reflects that we are going backward to more brutal time. While the supporters believe that it eliminates worst criminals from the society and is a step...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Pros And Cons Of The Death Penalty

There are only two sides to the death penalty argument, someone is either against or for it. Some people believe in an eye for an eye, if a person is to kill someone then the life of the person who committed the crime is to be taken, for the victims love ones that can sometimes be closure, but not always. Others have a more religious and moral...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Foundation

The Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Foundation is 501(c)(3) volunteer-based organization inspired by the life of psychiatrist, humanitarian and hospice pioneer, Dr. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross. Though Elisabeth is often described as the &8220;death and dying lady or the creator of the Five Stages she often referred to herself as the life and living lady. It is...
Mar 4, 2016 |

Centre for Death and Society

The Centre for Death & Society is the UK s only centre devoted to the study and research of social aspects of death& dying and bereavement.
Mar 3, 2016 |

National Museum of Funeral History

Looking for the best museums in Houston? The National Museum of Funeral History offers a wealth of knowledge. Open 7 days a week. Visit today. Learn more
Feb 17, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More