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Archive for May 2015

When Weather Turns Unfavorable, Farmers Lose Hope

According to a report by Al Jazeera, “agricultural investment in India is a big gamble. Farmers usually take out bank loans against land to buy seeds and fertiliser, pay salaries, and acquire irrigation equipment.” However, unforeseen and unwelcome weather patterns can strike at any time, and with less than 20% of Indian farmers insured, this…

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A Mother’s Day Call to Protect the Earth

This Sunday is the day of the mother, the day we honor the source of life. As we give thanks for our very existence, for all the nurturing and resources our mothers provide for us so that we may grow and thrive, we also celebrate our shared mother—the Earth itself. Without her flowing waters, warm sun,…

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