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Posted by Ted Lewis in People to People Blog » Featured on Jan 18 2016, 1:25 am
This piece was originally published on Huffington Post 1/15/2016. Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto took a victory lap last week, hours after Mexican authorities re-captured fugitive drug-industry executive, El Chapo Guzmán. Echoing George W. Bush’s Iraq War victory boasts, Mexico’s president tweeted: “Misión Cumplida” — Spanish for “Mission Accomplished”. ¿Mision Cumplida? Not exactly. The simple […]
Posted by Chelis López in People to People Blog on Feb 5 2016, 7:25 pm
In just two months the Global Exchange Caravan for Peace, Life, and Justice will start a month-long, five-nation journey north from Honduras to New York City, arriving at the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem on April 19th. The Caravan aims to give voice to victims of the failed war on drugs […]
Posted by Admin in Global Exchange Fair Trade Blog on Nov 22 2015, 11:28 pm
With more than 350 Fair Trade related blogs, there is plenty of information at this site, but for now, this blog is on hiatus! Updates about Fair Trade are now posted at Global Exchange's People-to-People blog site, which also carries all of Global Exchange's news and updates.
Posted by Admin in Reality Tours on Nov 19 2015, 7:10 pm
I did not know what to expect when I went to Haiti in March 2015 through Global Exchange. During my incredible stay there, I met some of the most passionate, driven, independent individuals I have ever known.