Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
I would imagine that Hillary Clinton’s favorite phase “it takes a village…” would be greeted with a blank stare in Morocco. In fact, I’ve searched for years and have yet to find the catchphrase’s origins.
The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.
The “I’m Gonna Be Your Friend” campaign is intended to raise money and awareness. Funds will be donated to Westport-based Save the Children.
Amy Russell isn’t expecting her walk across Connecticut to pose much of challenge.