Tag Archive: women

What Can “We” Do About Human Trafficking?

It’s hard to remember now, but it was only recently that human trafficking – which is a growing global problem of enormous scale – was something that most people simply didn’t talk about. In fact, it was only in 2007 Read more

How was your Valentine’s Day?

(The following appeared on The Huffington Post on Feb. 17, 2015)

I received my Valentine’s Day gift in Guatemala City from an elderly woman living in a nursing home in Guatemala City. Her name is Florencia, and the gift she … Read more

Have a say in your future: Cast your vote on Nov. 4 and be thankful that you can

As early as 1848, numerous women’s groups were lending their time, their energy and their imaginations to the fight for the right to vote in the United States. The suffragettes were not victorious until 70 years later when the 19Read more

Expressing gratitude to a forgotten workforce

In this increasingly mobile world, hotels have become an essential channel of communication for important messages. Past campaigns have alerted guests to the millions of gallons of water used in washing towels and educated travelers about the signs of human … Read more