Slavery Still Exists | Human Trafficking Awareness Month
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Slavery Still Exists | Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Years ago when I started my journey learning about social justice I thought slavery was eradicated and long behind us. My goodness was I in for a wakeup call. While slavery isn’t the same as it was prior to the Thirteenth Amendment, it does still have a presence on this earth, today. Throughout the month of January I will be sharing information I have learned over the years, organizations fighting to see the end, and tips for how we can contribute to the eradication of human trafficking. This topic is far from easy to talk about, but I encourage you to push past the discomfort to learn about this polarizing issue.

“The Just Year” Interview | World Hunger Advocacy

“The Just Year” Interview | World Hunger Advocacy

Earlier this year myself and Kiva Denson were asked by Hannah Gronowski, founder of Generation Distinct to raise awareness and share our experience advocating for those suffering from malnutrition, globally.  I would love to share with you the interview- I had a wonderful conversation, and welcome you to take part and join our discussion. Click the…

How Social Justice Affects You |Part 1: Environment
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How Social Justice Affects You |Part 1: Environment

It wasn’t until recently I linked social justice and environmental issues together. I’ve never conversed simultaneously about these two issues, nor had I thought of their symbiotic relationship. This changed when I read the article “Climate change: the poor will suffer most” by UN reporter, Suzanne Goldenberg. She writes how ‘”these are some of the…