The U.S. Election

It is 4a.m in my city . I watch  the U.S. election anxiously as the candidate for the republican party supersedes in votes.  “This cannot be! Please any other candidate but HIM!” I say to myself. “ But the media’s prediction earlier was totally different from what is actually happening now?”, I continue in shock.  [...]

2017-03-24T12:53:14+00:00November 10th, 2016|YOUR VOICE|0 Comments

Africa isn’t worth my money

Africa is one of the most misunderstood and underrated regions in the world.  The continent that is often mistaken for a country. The number one place people think of when the word Poverty is mentioned. The region of the world where people know more about its animals than the locals there. One might wonder "why [...]

2018-02-17T20:40:18+00:00October 17th, 2016|YOUR VOICE|41 Comments

8 Spanish Myths we Think are True!

Before my move to Madrid, Spain there were a couple of things that I was certain happened here. These were the images I had of Spain based on hearsay, television, and novels. Boy, was I in for a shock when I found out how untrue most of these stereotypes were. The funny thing is that [...]

2018-10-21T18:16:31+00:00June 7th, 2016|YOUR VOICE|23 Comments

9 things Muslims are guilty of during Ramadan

The month of the year where Muslims around the world fast starts next week. You may wonder, "Why on earth would a group of people give up eating for more than 8 hours in a day?" Well the answer my friend is a way to show gratitude for our blessings, learn discipline, have empathy for [...]

2017-05-22T18:55:17+00:00May 31st, 2016|YOUR VOICE|7 Comments