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UK Bans Unfair Credit Card Surcharges, Calling Them a ‘Rip-Off’

Starting in January, the UK will be prohibiting Britain’s obscene use of credit card surcharges on the basis that they are “a ripoff”. According to a statement released by Her Majesty’s Treasury (HMT), British citizens are often given expensive surcharges – sometimes as much as 20% if they are purchasing

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The First Self-Defense Studio in the Middle East that Teaches Women to Fight Back

Women in the Middle East have always been conditioned to believe that they have to be the victims of violence and abuse – but not anymore. That’s because SheFighter, an exclusively female martial arts studio in Jordan, is the first Middle Eastern organization that teaches women how to defend themselves.

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White House Intervenes to Grant Rejected Afghan Girls Entry to U.S. for Robotics Contest

The Trump Administration overturned its recent decision to deny the visas of a female team of Afghani students participating in a world robotics competition. The drama of the school girls’ denied visas was widely covered by mainstream media. Even though Afghanistan is not included in the recent travel ban on

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Build Your Own Orchestra: Make Beautiful Music Via Artists Around the Globe

Everyone loves music, regardless of faith, culture, gender, or race. That’s why this diverse orchestra of musicians from all over the world offered up their instruments for an interactive global song – and made you the conductor. The orchestra includes an accordion from Turkey, a viola from Austria, a saxophone

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