Naxie Saeed

14 Flips | 1 Magazine | 8 Likes | 3 Following | 7 Followers | @naxeehasaeed | Keep up with Naxie Saeed on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Naxie Saeed”

The Story Behind this Powerful Photo of a Black Boy Hugging a White Cop at a Ferguson Demonstration

Amidst the many photos of hate, anger, sadness and sometimes outright destruction that have flooded the media since a grand jury decided not to …

14-Year-Old Girl Forced Into Marriage Accused Of Killing Husband With Rat Poison

The young girl could face the death penalty if found guilty.<p>Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the teenager, who sobbed in Gezawa High Court in northern Nigeria as the judge, Mohammed Yahaya, entered a plea of not guilty on her behalf.<p>The defence's application to have the case …

Human Rights

Adventurous Couple Carry Kids on Their Backs While Photographing Breathtaking Landscapes

Australia-based couple Dylan Toh and Marianne Lim of Everlook Photography manage to balance parenting and their passion for landscape photography by carrying their two children on their backs as they travel the world to capture amazing scenes. While landscape photography is difficult enough with …

Photography

Artist Transforms Children's Drawings into Adorable Plush Toys

Vancouver-based artist Wendy Tsao turns children's drawings into adorable, handcrafted plush dolls. The toys, which she calls “softies,” are one-of-a-kind reflections of the kids' creativity and imagination. Anything that they can dream up–from rainbow cats to cute bat-pig hybrids to three-headed …

5 Things to Know About the Ferguson Decision

The grand jury in Clayton, Mo., has returned its decision: It won’t indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Here are five things you need to know about the ruling.

The 30 best closing lines in films

Exclusive Interview: Adorable Children in the Nebraskan Countryside

More than anything, we here at My Modern Met seek to show our audience what's happening behind the scenes. Every once in awhile, a photographer comes along that's willing to share his or her story. Jake Olson is a photographer who we featured this past March for his adorable photos of children set …

Girl allegedly tied to a chair by teachers 'puzzled why they didn't like her'

Rachael Regan, a classroom assistant, and Deborah McDonald, a teacher, are accused of carrying out a five-month campaign of bullying against the girl at a school in Calderdale, West Yorkshire.<p>The trial of a teacher and classroom assistant accused of tying a seven-year-old girl to a chair heard how …

These 29 Animal Selfies Will Make Your Day. The Last One Is The Best Selfie Ever.

Sculptor Masterfully Crafts Everyday Objects Out of Wire Frames

What would everyday objects look like as the most minimal possible outlines? Berlin-born sculptor Thomas Raschke has dedicated his <i>Wire Frames</i> project to answer precisely this question. Using 3.8 mm steel wire, Raschke spends about six weeks molding and soldering each 1:1 scale sculpture. Even more …

New domestic violence law will outlaw coercive control

Theresa May expected to unveil plans to put psychological and emotional abuse on a par with domestic violence<p>A new law on domestic violence, making it illegal for someone to exercise ‘coercive control’ over their partner, will be unveiled by the Government this week.<p>Theresa May, the Home Secretary, …

YouTube Creators Can Now Pick a URL That Reflects Their Channel Name

You know how it goes: one day you decide to open a YouTube account under the name of ‘JimmyLovesCats’, and on another you decide to start uploading your favorite videos of your feline friend.<p>Before too long, you have a following on your Channel, and a branding problem. Your username – and therefore …