Today is World Humanitarian Day, a day to recognize those who face danger and adversity in order to help others. The day was designated by the General Assembly to coincide with the … Read entire article »
Compassion and aid projects have made a dent in global poverty since the 1980s, but there’s a hidden cause that is keeping billions of people around the world living in poverty today.
In … Read entire article »
Since 1950, children, families, and organizations have used Halloween as an opportunity to raise funds for children who need much more than candy. This year’s spokesperson, Zendaya, has been asking kids in … Read entire article »
Over a month ago, terrorists from the militant group Boko Horam kidnapped more than 200 girls from a Nigerian school. In the last weeks, people around the world, including the U.S. and … Read entire article »
What better way to celebrate International Happiness Day than with a little does of “Happy” spread by Pharrell Williams?
International Happiness Day was established in 2012 by the United Nations General Assembly. The … Read entire article »
According to the U.S. Department of State, every year between 600,000 and 800,000 men, women and children are trafficked across international borders.
Eight. Hundred. Thousand.
Slavery was abolished in America during the Civil War … Read entire article »
Last year on Valentine’s Day, one billion people in 207 countries rose and danced to demand an end to the violence against women and girls. Today, women and men everywhere are called … Read entire article »
The locusts of everyday violence have been allowed to swarm unabated in the developing world. And they are laying waste to the hope of the poor. – Gary A. Haugen and Victor … Read entire article »
Let’s talk about the Super Bowl. And sex. Let’s talk about the Super Bowl and sex trafficking.
According do the Blue Campaign, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security program for public education about … Read entire article »
Three years ago, at the age of 19, Fiona Amuzie was crowned the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, but her story doesn’t stop there. Unlike many beauty queens who are focused on … Read entire article »