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The Future of the Nation

In my country, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the entire month of May is designated as “Child’s month”. Throughout this month marches are held in the streets, radio and television programs are created to inform the public about activities, the general public is sensitized on issues facing children in general nationally, regionally and internationally, and…well….its exam season….quite fitting. 1,323 more words

Be The Taste, Be The Shine!

Unseen, Unheard - The reality of CSEC today.

CSEC is the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children.
Yes, it happens in your neighborhood, to people you have seen. Those who are currently being exploited look like they are someone’s sister, friend, cousin, or daughter – because they are. 649 more words


CalgaryNEXT project still viable, according to Calgary Flames group

The head of the group that owns the Calgary Flames and Stampeders says he’s encouraged by what he heard back on the proposal for the CalgaryNEXT project from Calgary City Council Monday. 360 more words


Calgary Flames ownership group willing to consider other options to CalgaryNEXT sports complex proposal

CALGARY – The Calgary Flames ownership group said it is not giving up on the CalgaryNEXT Project and will listen to other options.

“I think it would be terribly hypocritical for us not to do that with an open mind because we have asked everyone to have an open mind about our project so we are going to have an equally open mind,” Ken King, CEO of The Calgary Sports and Entertainment Group, said. 473 more words


Understanding Victim Resistance: An Exploratory Study of the Experiences of Service Providers Working with Victims of Child Trafficking

Amanda West and  Diane N. Loeffler. 2015. Journal of Applied Research on Children: Informing Policy for Children at Risk. 6(1):

“client resistance can be defined as a normative response stemming from ambivalence in the face of a life change”The purpose of this exploratory, qualitative study was to better understand the experiences of those who have been trafficked and their relationship(s) with the provision of available services. 112 more words

Volunteering In Orphanages

While wanting to volunteer to brighten the lives of children is noble, it isn’t worth the trauma that the children experience once the volunteer to whom they’ve become attached leaves. 71 more words


The Red X

Curious about the red X you see everyone on social media today? Today, February 25th, is the day thousands of us all over the world will “Shine A Light on Slavery.” 642 more words