Words cannot describe the power of peer education and the benefits that come from young parents going back to school to teach youth about issues surrounding pregnancy.
Nelson Mandela is a talisman for the progress that South Africa and indeed the world as a whole has made in regards to rights for black people. However despite the achievements of figures such as Mandela, King and Malcolm X, racism still remains an insidious force in our world.
Disillusionment with politics is a problem throughout Europe. People are fed up with politics and for this they blame politicians. 'Corrupt, selfish liars' we cry over and over again. But is it not the responsibility of the public rather than the politicians to raise the level of debate and usher in a new era of political engagement?