• Africa Without Lions: Where Is Your Pride?

    Great article in the Opinion section of New York Times by Richard Conniff this week on the dramatic decline in African lion populations, “Angry Tweets Won’t Help African Lions.”  In West and Central Africa only a total of 400 lions remain. The culprit? They have a highly motivated competitor for their prey… impoverished Africans.  According

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  • Unfit For Habitation (P2/3): The World’s Slums and Children

    A billion children live in cities and towns.  Thus, according to overall population studies, a third of these children live in slums. As with their rural counterparts, these children lack access to clean water, electricity, education and health facilities.  According to a recent UNICEF report these children are often getting overlooked because their statistics are

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