Normal Life?

“Edgard Raoul in Beirut feeling tired after visiting a refugee camp.” What is normal? Is  living an exciting life normal? Is living a difficult life normal? What is normal? It is difficult understanding what normal is, especially when you open your eyes and experience...

Edgard: Traveling Thoughts

Edgard created this Declaration page of Human Rights. Edgard’s list speaks to a personal commitment that all countries will come together to ensure global human rights.  – Edgard’s journey continues –...

Edgard and the Traveling Thoughts Book

Madaline handed the book to Edgard. Edgard founded the “Hands on Human Rights” project and is a member of the Bar Association of Brazil, Group 11 of Amnesty International USA and an official volunteer for the New York Cares organization. Edgard began his humanitarian...

Traveling Thoughts Book and Madaline Marrar

The Traveling Thoughts book, to me, is what the “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” is to Bridget, Carmen, Lena and Tibby. It creates this unity amongst people, something we desperately need at this time. It erases geographical borders, personal differences and allows...

The Struggle of Fitting in

“We were taught the world was round but that’s not true, The world has edges that we could fall. We could fall either to the depths of our horrid minds or to the depths of the stares of everyone around us. For that, we fall on the edges of earth, hoping...

Understanding Multiculturalism

Different cultures and different backgrounds may seem different to any mono-cultural people but the differentness they see is just uniqueness and diversity. Everyone is proud of their own background, where they come from and this makes it difficult for them coming...