-An estimated one million children are forced to work in the global sex industry every year. -The global sex slavery market generates a 39 billion dollar profit annually. -Selling young girls is more profitable than trafficking drugs or weapons.
God of medicine must heal his soul ! Colossal marble head of Asklepios, taken from Mílos, Southern Aegean, Greece. Τoday lies looted in the British Museum. This head comes from a colossal statue of the god Asklepios, a god of medicine and healing. It was constructed from three separately worked pieces, of which two survive. The calm expression of the face is set off by a full beard and crown of hair.
means extreme pride or arrogance. Hubris often indicates a loss of contact with reality and an overestimation of one's own competence or capabilities, especially when the person exhibiting it is in a position of power. Punishable by the gods.
20 years ago today, on the 6th of March, Melina Mercοuri passed away. She was the first to envision and fight for the return of our Parthenon Marbles to Athens from the British Museum in London. Our memory is our strength. "You have kept these sculptures for nearly two centuries. You have cared for them as well as you could, for which we thank you. But now, in the name of fairness and morality, please give them back" Melina Mercouri - Μελίνα Μερκούρη speech at the Oxford Union, London…