Category Archive: Weekly Top 10 News Stories

18 May 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

18 May 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we remember Bob Hawke, check out the state of the planet (not good), universal basic income (also not good), IDHTB day (check it out below!) and much more!   1. Vale Bob …

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11 May 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

11 May 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at Ramadan, the environment, koalas, Indigenous languages and much more.   1. Ramadan began in early May and this is a great opportunity for us all to know a little …

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20 April 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

20 April 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at the Killing Times, the new 50 cent coins, wealth inequality and much more.   1. In March this year a number of articles were published about the Killing Times …

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6 April 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

6 April 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we visit Brunei, Massachusetts, Pakistan and look at Indigenous languages, voting ages and much more!   1. Brunei has instituted a new law with inhumane punishments, including death by stoning for same-sex sexual …

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31 March 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

30 March 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we go to Africa, New Zealand, Ethiopia and much more!   1. While we here in Australia have been facing cyclone threats, parts of Africa have experienced a devastating cyclone. Cyclone Idai is …

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23 March 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

23 March 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at some International days, some ideas for combatting racism, Greta’s TED talk and much more!   1. Over the past week we have celebrated lots of international days!! The International …

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16 March 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

16 March 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we celebrate those who participated in the youth climate strike and we commiserate another tragic episode in the world’s history of extremest violence.   1. We join others around the world …

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16 February 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

16 February 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at inequality, animal rights, comedy, films and much more!   1. Earlier this year Oxfam released their new report on inequality. You can read the full report or just check out …

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9 February 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

9 February 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at issues for children worldwide, white privilege, safe water and much more!   1. The issue of women attempting to flee from Saudi Arabia has gained attention in the media recently. …

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2 February 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

2 February 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at modern slavery, food in the nude, doggy activists and much more!   1. It’s sad but true, modern day slavery is on the rise in Asia. There are around …

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