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This is why I tweet friends..

July 14, 2010

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I’ve got two other friends who use twitter (the rest use facebook) and basically their life revolves around music. I’m completely fine with that, I have a massive love for music and people say that music is their life but I have a friend and music literally does save her life when she is really […]

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மாதங்கி ‘மாயா’ அருள்பிரகாச – Mathangi “Maya” Arulpragasam

July 13, 2010

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Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam (also known as M.I.A her performing name which stands for Missing in Acton, not Action. Acton is a place in England) was born in Hounslow, London, UK on July 17 1975. M.I.A is a songwriter, record producer, singer, rapper, fashion designer, visual artist, and political activist. Maya is from Sri Lankan Tamil decent and at six months old Maya and her family moved to Jaffna, Sri Lanka later on whilst she was living here her school was destroyed in a Sinhalese government raid. Her father "Arular" became a political activist after wanting to support the Tamil Military and also became a founding member of Eelam Revolutionary Organisation of Students (EROS). Maya really did it tough during the first 8 years of her life because of the Sri Lankan Civil War, she barely got to see her father because he was constantly hiding from the Sri Lankan Army. After a while the family had to move due the fear of safety for the family, they moved to Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. In 1986 Maya, her younger brother, older sister and mother moved back to London where they were housed as refugee's and she learned English. She graduated from London's Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, with a degree in fine art, film, and video.

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Freedom shouldn’t be limited to humanity.

July 10, 2010

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The stoning of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, 42-year-old mother of two, has been restrained by the Iranian Government but she could be executed at any time for other reasons. Ashtiani’s violation of rights/case began in 2006 when she had been sentenced to 99 lashes over 5 years for having “illicit” relationships. Ashtiani had done her sentencing […]

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Paul for Spain ;]

July 10, 2010

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☮✰❀•*¨*•.¸¸•*¨✰   Kia ora  ✰¨*•¸¸.•*¨*•❀✰☮ Paul the Octopus (or Paul Oktopus) was born in England during 2008 later. Paul lives in a tank in a Sea Life Centre in Oberhausen, Germany.  His name was taken from a German poem by Boy Lornsen, Der Tintenfisch Paul Oktopus. In case you don’t know Paul is the football psychic […]

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There’s always a cause.

June 29, 2010

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“When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace” ☮✰❀•*¨*•.¸¸•*¨✰   Aloha✰¨*•¸¸.•*¨*•❀✰☮ How did the world start? Where did humans come from? Is god real? Will the world really end in 2012? Recently  I asked someone “Do you believe that the Big Bang created the world?” and for once I […]

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A fresh start.

June 28, 2010

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Welcome to my blog. I’m just another stereotypical karate butt kicking teen and I personally don’t think that you will be shocked to find that I will be doing blog entries. If you would like to know some background information about me/the stereotypical karate butt kicking teen there are two options look to your top […]

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