30 People Under 30 That Will Make You Feel Bad about Yourself

As the end 2013 approaches, the world is listing everything. Lists dedicated to the greatest moments of 2013 are popping up everywhere detailing the accomplishments–both good and bad–of this year. The lists that make me feel particularly terrible about myself are the lists dedicated to the most influential people under age 30. I read these…

Symbolism of a soccer game

Afghanistan wins a soccer game 2-0 against the reigning South-Asia champions India, in a stadium that was once used for execution by the Taliban. Roughly forty years ago Afghanistan sunk into a civil war, caught up in the middle of the cold war.  Since then the Soviet Union invaded, retreated,  and collapsed altogether; the infamous Taliban took…