Social issues

Banking to Solve Crises, not Cause Crises #ThrowbackThursday

After I finished my degree, I worked for microfinance charity Deki as a Communications and Marketing Intern and used the opportunity to start writing a few entries for their blog.

Originally published HERE.

Muhammad Yunus formed the most famous microfinance institution known today: Continue reading

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Social issues

Will we ever see openly gay characters on children’s television?

Children’s programming has often made a conscious decision to push a social message upon its audience: Captain Planet was based around the idea of saving the planet and being eco-friendly, and Arthur (everyone’s favourite Canadian aardvark) had a special episode – starring Lance Armstrong Continue reading

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