The True Cost of the World Cup

The 2014 World Cup in Brazil is quickly approaching, and with it also comes excitement and controversy. But, have you heard any news of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar? It might seem too soon, but the violations of human rights have already been set in motion. In September of 2013 The Guardian had a special […]


Fighting for Hope

When people talk about Palestine, the first word that comes to my mind is ‘struggle’.  That small piece of land has seen its fair share of conflict and destruction throughout time because of the fight between Israelis and Palestinians. As a result of this conflict, several refugee camps were created to shelter the people that […]

The Kids Are Not At War

In Afghanistan, with a population of over 30 million people, 68% are less than 25 years of age, and 43% are children. Upon seeing such statistics, I ask myself… What is going on with the children in a country where war has been happening for almost the past 30 years, and where children and human […]

Do What You Love & Help Along The Way

People living in underdeveloped countries die everyday from drinking contaminated water. To be more precise, every 15 seconds a child dies from a water-related disease. To many of us it is unimaginable not to be able to open the tap and not be able to drink clean water or even to have tap water! A […]