Myth: slavery ended in the 19th/20th century. Fact: slavery still exists today and it's 3 times larger than ever before.
Hey there, welcome back! It's been awhile since I've written something like this even though I have been posting more poems lately, but I'm back on it now and have a whole range of posts coming up on various topics of social awareness. For those who are used to my poetry posts, hope you might... Continue Reading →
So we've all heard of The American Dream... perhaps it's one of the reasons why you or your family might have moved to North America (yes, Canada can be included in the concept of the American dream as well), or maybe it is the factor that motivates you to work hard and push through the many obstacles... Continue Reading →
From my previous blog post, Ethical Eating: What's the Big Deal? that discusses factory farming and the harsh environment in which animals are raised, many people have been asking me about alternatives to such meat and how they can incorporate this in their diet. The main concern I think from all the feedback I've been getting is the cost.... Continue Reading →
"Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed." - M.K. Gandhi It has been 5 and a half years since I made an active choice to not eat meat (other than unfertilized eggs) and yet I still occasionally get the concerning looks and commentaries from those around me. Why make... Continue Reading →