International Update: The Australian Bushfires

As a world, we have ignored the negative environmental impacts our lifestyles have had on our planet for too long.

International Update: Baghdad International Airport Airstrike

Every day that goes by is another page added to history. The definition of who is good and who is bad in a historical narrative is completely subjective to the author of the book.

International Update: Leaked Documents Expose Chinese Prison Camps

With this knowledge of both the past and present, we should be driven to action.

10 EASY Ways to Be A More Sustainable Traveler

As anyone that has ever tried to follow one of my blogs knows, consistency is not my strong suit. After spending a hiatus focusing on adulthood--which included a job change--I'm back. While I haven't summed up all of the international news I have read over the last nine months, the efforts of young Greta Thunberg [...]

Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Photography

While I've written a lot, the cliche still rings true: a picture is worth a thousand words (I missed that count by thirty).

International Update: 11.22.18-11.30.18

This past week, I read about chocolate, environmental safety, indigenous tribes, sex workers' unions, and children activists. To say the least, it was an interesting week. Disclaimer: I do not own any of the articles used in this post and have provided links to them below. All images were found through WordPress’s free image library [...]

International Update: 11.01.18-11.08.18

Featuring the United States in this week's International Update was emotionally exhausting. I'm so glad it's over.

International Update: 10.18.18-10.25.18

Every one of these stories shows how an event in one nation, big or small, can have a ripple effect.

International Update: 9.26.18-10.04.18

I hope you get at least a little something out of my thoughts on what's going on around the world.

International Update: 8.5.18-8.12.18

Just a little bit of international rebellion for this week.