Category Archives: Human rights

A human zoo

A few weeks ago, I was reading through my student literature on sustainable tourism, and found a piece about the Karen hill tribes in north western Thailand on the Burma border,  and what negative impact tourism has on their women. … Continue reading

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Today is a beautiful day

A blind boy sat on the steps of a building with a hat by his feet. He held up a sign which said: “I am blind, please help.” There were only a few coins in the hat. A man was … Continue reading

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