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Celebrity endorsement is central to global charity work

Clever celebrity endorsement of charities inevitably makes headlines. Everyone remembers Bono and Bob Geldof singing for Make Poverty History, or Angelina Jolie in refugee camps surrounded by children. Doubtless, celebrities create hype, news and attention. Yet, after all the hype dies down, how many of us remember the real reason behind it all?   DiCaprio’s […]

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Colombia’s failed peace deal questions the use of referenda

After 52 years of raging, bloody conflict, we thought there was light at the end of this tumultuous tale of Colombian history. Yet, by just 0.4 per cent, the people of Colombia have voted against the peace deal which would have seen the reintegration of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)’s rebels back into […]