Long Walk to Freedom

Nelson Mandela at Royal Festival Hall

Photo by Ben Parer, Nelson Mandela Statue at Royal Festival Hall In honor of Nelson Mandela (7/18/1918 – 12/5/2013) and his walk to freedom: NelsonMandela.org

A Brighter Day

Aruto on Stairway

“Through every dark night, there’s a bright day after that.” – Tupac Shakur Kicking off a new series of editorials featuring history makers with my friend Aruto – the inspiration for this […]

You Are Making History

You Are Making History

“No harm’s done to history by making it something someone would want to read.” – David McCullough The other day, I explored the triple W jungle – the world wide […]

Hakuna Matata

Little Polder Globe by Daniël Rits

Daniël’s latest creation, Little Polder Globe, for me personally is a breathtaking (and green) reminder to trade in life’s complexities for bare simplicity every now and then, plop on a […]

Interfaith Housing Coalition

Interfaith Housing Coalition

Interfaith Housing Coalition It’s ladies like Kimberly Williams, CEO of Interfaith Housing Coalition, who so graciously remind me that the small things we can do – give up one cup […]

Teach a Man How to Fish

Teach a Man How to Fish

There’s a certain type of storyline that doesn’t grow old on me: the one of second chances. They just seem so credible, relatable and… real. Maybe it’s simply because I don’t […]