Basic Instinct / Urinstinkt / Instinto Básico / Instinto Básico

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According to the WHO, one in five people are clinically depressed. The WHO describes depression as the biggest epidemic that the World has ever known and, significantly, levels of depression are far higher than a hundred years ago despite the fact that life today is easier and more comfortable than ever. We are living in a World ...

What’s on your mind / Was hast Du auf dem Herzen / Que está em sua Mente / Qué tienes en Mente

No one joins Facebook to be sad and lonely. Social media have made us more connected, more networked than ever, yet for all this connectivity, we have never been lonelier (or more narcissistic). This Loneliness is making us mentally and physically ill. Loneliness is not a matter of external conditions; it is a psychological state. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxVZYiJKl1Y We live in an ...

Are You Living a Lie / Lebst du eine Lüge / Está vivendo uma Mentira / Estás viviendo una Mentira

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90% of U.S. Internet users visit a social media site each month. Because we live in such a global Society, creating and maintaining an online presence has become most relevant in promoting your brand. Presenting our ideal selves versus our real selves has become more and more prevalent on social media platforms. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EFHbruKEmw Your real Self is what you are - your attributes, ...

Dance of Refugees / Tanz der Flüchtlinge / Dança dos Refugiados / Danza de Refugiados

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There are now 82 million forcibly displaced people around the World - more than at any time in modern history. Refugees are people who have fled war, violence, conflict or persecution and have crossed an international border to find safety in another country. Refugee populations consist of people who are terrified, flee with little more than the clothes on their back and are ...

We are simple Beings / Wir sind einfache Wesen / Somos seres Simples / Somos seres Simples

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It is easiest to analyze the Human nature and Human spirit when you look at someone who has been completely stripped of the complexities that Society and the material World can impose. We are now listening to the voice of a Human being ... stripped of all belongings we are animals (looking for shelter, food, ...

Future for this World / Zukunft für diese Welt / Futuro para este Mundo / Futuro para este Mundo

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At the dawn of agriculture, about 8000 B.C., the World Population was approximately 5 million. Over the 8,000-year period up to 1 A.D. it grew to 200 million, with a growth rate of under 0.05% per year. A tremendous change occurred with the industrial revolution: Whereas it had taken all of Human history until around 1800 for World ...

Orphan Sweet Lullaby / Süßes Schlaflied für Waise / Doce Canção de Ninar para Órfã / Dulce Canción de Cuna para Huérfana

The song 'Sweet Lullaby' is based around a traditional Baegu Lullaby from the Solomon Islands called 'Rorogwela'. The song uses a vocal sample originally recorded by ethnomusicologist Hugo Zemp in 1970 and later released by UNESCO as part of their Musical Sources collection. The lyrics refer to a young orphan being comforted by his older brother despite ...

Farming First / Landwirtschaft Zuerst / Cultivo Primeiro / Agricultura Primero

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We need to create sustainable livelihoods, while feeding a global population and safeguarding the natural environment. Farmers are key to meeting each of these challenges. Around the World, agriculture accounts for 37% of employment, 34% of land use, 70% of water use and up to 30% of greenhouse gas emissions. The majority of farmers live in the ...

Skin Color / Hautfarbe / Cor da Pele / Color de Piel

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Discrimination based on Skin Color is a form of prejudice or discrimination in which people are treated differently based on the social meanings attached to skin color. Racism is the dependence of social status on the social meaning attached to race; colorism is the dependence of social status on skin color alone. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZmbM5JalNU There are more than 75 ...

The great Lie / Die große Lüge / A grande Mentira / La gran Mentira

The word addiction brings to mind alcohol and drugs. Over the past 20 years, a new type of addiction has emerged: addiction to social media. It may not cause physical harms, such as those caused by tobacco and alcohol, but it has the potential to cause long term damage to your emotions, behaviour and relationships. While the ...

How to save Humankind / Wie man die Menschheit Rettet / Como salvar a Humanidade / Cómo salvar a la Humanidad

Cities are part of the system to keep people alive on Earth. People tend to like cities, and have been congregating in them ever since the invention of agriculture, 10,000 or so years ago. Agriculture made cities possible, by providing enough food to feed a settled crowd on a regular basis. Cities can not work without ...

Ugly truth about modern Life / Hässliche Wahrheit über das moderne Leben / Verdade feia sobre a vida Moderna / La fea verdad sobre la vida Moderna

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You use your smartphone twice as much as you think you do, an average of five hours a day - that is roughly one-third of your total waking hours. Do you use your smartphone because you are bored or because you are trying to avoid dealing with stressful or unpleasant things in your life. Excessive smartphone use is ...

How did you get Lost / Wie hast Du Dich Verloren / Como você se Perdeu / Cómo te has Perdido

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Your superficiality, alienation, stress, addiction, fear, trauma, depression, insecurity, and abuse are a sad reality. A little less clear is why you are so lost and how did you get lost. The answer is painfully obvious: You detached yourself. For centuries you have been culturally conditioned to mistrust your physical impulses. The western 'Era of Enlightenment' spawned the idea ...

You do not truly need This / Du brauchst das wirklich Nicht / Você não precisa verdadeiramente Disso / Tu realmente no necesita Esto

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Consumerism is one of the strongest forces affecting your life. The term ‘consumerism’ does not simply refer to immediate factors in your daily life such as the omnipresence of advertising, but anything connected to the overarching idea in our modern Society that in order to be happier, better and more successful people you have to have ...

A Critical Point In History / Ein kritischer Punkt der Geschichte / Um ponto crítico na História / Un punto crítico en la Historia

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One day, if Human civilisation ever wipes itself out, aliens or one of our successors will cast an eye on our ruined planet and ask themselves what ever happened to homo sapiens. The root cause was not a specific catastrophe, conflict or devastation that eradicates us; the problem began with the architecture of the Human brain. For many ...

Wilderness Healing / Wildnisheilung / Cura na Natureza / Cura en la Naturaleza

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One of the most detrimental aspects of modern Society is that you spend far too much time on your phone and digital devices. Whenever you are bored, you unconsciously reach for them. You spend a large part of your life on your computer, watching television, checking your smartphone, driving in your car, and sitting at your ...

You are wasting your Life / Du verschwendest Dein Leben / Você está desperdiçando sua Vida / Estás desperdiciando tu Vida

Video games. Reality TV. Surfing the internet. Stuffing your face with too much food. Drinking too much. And the list goes on. Take a serious look at your life. Where are you spending the majority of your time? You complain about your job, your boss, your salary, your neighbors or your spouse. You are doing nothing ...

How to stop Worrying / Wie man aufhört sich zu Sorgen / Como parar de se Preocupar / Cómo dejar de Preocuparse

Worry not only puts a strain on your mental health, but on your physical health, too. While worry itself is not bad, too much of it can lead to anxiety, which can have a lasting impact on health and happiness. The problem with worrying is that it becomes a cycle of self perpetuating negative thoughts, a ...

Cult of Materialism / Materialismus-Kult / Culto do Materialismo / Culto al Materialismo

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The philosophy of Materialism is that matter is the fundamental substance in nature. All things, including mental things and Consciousness, are results of material interactions. Materialism is closely related to physicalism, the view that all that exists is ultimately physical. Philosophies contradictory to Materialism or physicalism include idealism, pluralism, dualism, and other forms of monism. Economic Materialism is the importance a person attaches ...

Sea turtles are Endangered / Meeresschildkröten sind Gefährdet / As tartarugas marinhas estão em Perigo / Las tortugas marinas están en Peligro

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It is estimated that sea turtles have been around for at least 200,000,000 years. At some point, there were around 100 species swimming through the oceans. Nowadays, we can only track seven different species! Sea turtles are relatively defenceless to Human actions, despite what their shell would have you believe. Nearly all species of sea turtles ...

Go to Bed Hungry / Hungrig zu Bett Gehen / Para cama com Fome / A Cama com Hambre

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In politics, humanitarian aid, and social science, Hunger is a condition in which a person, for a sustained period, is unable to eat sufficient food to meet basic nutritional needs. Some 795 million people in the World do not have enough food to lead a healthy active life. The 2008 financial crisis further increased the number of ...

You lie on social Media / Du lügst in den sozialen Medien / Você mente nas Redes Sociais / Mientes en las Redes Sociales

Know that social media is loaded with sins of omission, exaggeration, and outright lies. Do not base your expectations of others on it. - Being hyper positive on social media is an issue worth pondering. One positive Facebook post on your feed will elicit someone else to have two more positive posts on theirs. This creates a ...