Food

Opinion: Reduce, reuse, recycle … food?

Opinion: Reduce, reuse, recycle … food?

Goal 12 of the UN’s Envision2030 initiative is responsible consumption and production. One of the targets of the UN’s goal is to reduce waste “through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.” Food waste in America is an epidemic and one large area of the economy...

Opinion: Redefining gender equality for all

Opinion: Redefining gender equality for all

This is an open letter in regards to the United Nation’s Goal 5 to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. “How can be we end all forms of discrimination against women?” should never have been a question asked in the first place. Sadly, it has been...

Opinion: Human trafficking is a modern day slave trade

Opinion: Human trafficking is a modern day slave trade

Slavery has always been an existing evil throughout history, spurring revolutions, breaking apart nations and discriminating against different groups of people. However, it is a common misconception that it exists only in our history books, that it exists only in the...

Aya’s Miracle: finding refuge in Switzerland

Aya’s Miracle: finding refuge in Switzerland

Aya: a name that, in Arabic, means “miracle.” For 23-year-old Aya Abdullah, her name is a parallel for her life story. Going through unimaginable traumas as a young child and only later getting the chance to live her dreams, Abdullah has endured more in her life than...