Approximately 27 million people of at least 136 different nationalities are currently enslaved in 118 different countries. Why do humans enslave people? What has to change within societies around the globe to bring slavery to an end?
The time has come to write about people who do marvelous things in all areas of life, but don’t belong to the category of ‘superstar’, and are often not that well known. Some are prominent among their peers. Others are perfect strangers and will never receive any acknowledgement for their actions. “By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.” ~ Voltaire
"A destructive operation, during which the female genitals are partly or entirely removed or injured with the goals of inhibiting a woman’s sexual feelings." This practice currently affects more than 50% of African girls and women.