International Update: Lockdown Lifts

The world is cautiously dipping its toe into the water of reopening.

International Update: Women’s Rally in Kyrgyzstan

International Women’s Day is a day that should highlight the strength and fire that is found within every woman that has been broken or told no.

International Update: Coronavirus

I have personally put off writing about the coronavirus for two reasons…

International Update: Brexit

Here in the States, it’s easy to think Brexit will have little impact on us as a nation. It’s time to pay attention.

Chicago: Christkindlmarket

I don’t want to sound like a Grinch, but I find it a sacred practice not to celebrate Christmas early and I planned on following this rule until the day I died.

Then I moved to Chicago.

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 libraryContinue reading “International Update: 11.22.18-11.30.18”

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: 7.22.18-7.29.18

Some of these articles were a little stress-inducing, but overall they filled me with a lot of hope.

International Update: 7.1.18-7.7.18

A fish food tale, a forgotten tragedy, an act of international compassion, an unfortunate dry spell, and a court’s decision to protect the life of a little girl.