Monthly Archives: August 2012

Street children in Kathmandu, Nepal

Just spent a week in Kathmandu, Nepal to follow up on the street children I’ve known for over two years. Every time I visit, I try to have hope that some of the kids may have gotten off the street and straightened up their life. But that small hope usually gets shattered when I see […]

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Nuclear protest Japanese-style

I participated in three anti-nuclear protests during my visit in Japan. For months, tens of thousands of protesters have turned out in force every Friday evening outside of the Prime Minister’s office in Tokyo to protest against the restarting of the nuclear power plants. The peaceful demonstrations have included families with young children and the […]

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