The new Rosa Parks?

Who has never heard of Rosa Parks?! An African-American woman whose courage has helped abolish segregation in the United States. She was a civil rights activist whom the United States Congress called “the first lady of civil rights” and “the mother of the freedom movement”. On December 1st, 1955, she sat in a bus and…

Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers around the world! … though I will celebrate my own mom and our love for each other later this month, because Mother’s Day falls on another day in France.

Bernice Dapaah & her bamboo bikes

“I think we should teach people how to fish rather than giving them fish.” Bernice Dapaah Bernice Dapaah grew up under harsh conditions in Ghana. After her mother got an accident, she had to support her siblings, in a country where things are already tough for children.But her difficult childhood has always been a strong…