“The media covers what’s new – and millions of people dying is nothing new. So it stays in the background, where it’s easier to ignore. But even when we do see it or read about it, it’s difficult to keep our eyes on the problem. 38 more words
I am honored to welcome back guest blogger Jovon Tucker from Book2Buzz Productions. Today Jovon talks about Polaris Project.
Human trafficking…modern slavery…sex trafficking. Words that one year ago I thought applied to the developing world, to Brazil, to Aruba, to countries far far away from where I sit in the United States. 131 more words
**An excerpt from my book I am writing on the developing world and our misconceptions of it.
Only a few short weeks into my stay earlier this year I started to realise that in the West, well in the media-saturated culture I was raised in, mission work/volunteer work and the like are glamorised. 872 more words