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I think therefore I am. The essence of Western worldview coined by Rene Descartes. It perpetuates the idea that our value is determined by our smarts. 110 more words

Change My Mind

TV Interview: 8% VAT on Fuel in Kenya

On September 18, I was part of a panel that discussed the 8% VAT on fuel that has since been effected.

Development Economics

Sea Urchins

Sea urchins are marine creatures. They are echinoderms and belong to the class of Echinoidea. And can be found in the floor of oceans. They prefer areas with coral reef for safety measures. 289 more words

Healthy Lifestyle

Trip 24 - LSH Home Kenya

Greg and I returned recently from visiting the Lord’s Servants Home (LSH) in Kitale, Kenya.  It has been some time since our last visit.  Our goals on this trip were to assess the effectiveness of the management, condition of the home, school, and children, and to fortify communications and objectives for the education and future of the Children that MSM has sponsored over the years.  302 more words

Updates From Kenya

Running with the Kenyans

Nyahururu, a historical breeding ground for marathon runners in Kenya. Magical place…

Kenyan athlete struggles

Running is a way out of poverty here in Kenya.

Today I met Mary, who I decided to represent and assist her in her career, and her story is what grabbed my attention just as much as her talent. 166 more words

Kate Copstick on Kenyan problems in a country changing fast for good or bad

Comedy critic and journalist Kate Copstick is currently in Kenya, working with her charity Mama Biashara.

The charity, among other things, aims to help people out of poverty by giving them start-up money (and advice) to create their own small, self-sustaining businesses.  1,419 more words

Kate Copstick