Is Google Maps hiding your reviews?

They claim businesses cannot remove reviews, so why would your honest and legitimate reviews be hidden? If you know the answer, let me know. I recently found out that almost half of my reviews were hidden. I updated one of them to see if that would help, but it doesn’t. I’m still trying to find … More Is Google Maps hiding your reviews?


Volunteering: when doing good does harm

Volunteering has conventionally been linked to good people with good intentions. When done well, volunteering can benefit many people, communities, professionals and governments as well as raise awareness on social issues beyond the duration of the volunteering itself. In recent years, however, we have come to understand that there can be severe harm done due … More Volunteering: when doing good does harm

Us vs. Them

“The root of all human rights violations, including crimes against humanity (genocide, torture, slavery, etc.), is seeing and thinking of a group of people as less human, undeserving of respect and dignity. Separating the ‘us’ from the ‘them’. We are all humans, remember this. A little empathy goes a long way. What happens to others … More Us vs. Them

World Stray Animals Day!

Today is World Stray Animals Day! We humans are capable of domesticating animals and subsequently abandoning them on the streets, leading to an ever-growing population of stray and feral animals. We can’t undo the domestication of animals, but we can think about our actions to counter the developments we have created. Before getting a pet, … More World Stray Animals Day!