Three Guys Walk Into a Bar….

I was just listening to a clip from Adolfo Nicolas- a Jesuit Priest. He was talking about the value of Africa to the rest of the world. What caught my eye in particular was something he said about how Asian culture is fixated on method and process – the way, if...

Chicken President of Wandegeya

It was the end of a long day spent with miracles-in-the-making, street kids in the slum neighborhood of Kivulu, Uganda.  Our team had been playing football, trading songs, hacking out broken conversations with young boys (with old eyes) and at the end of it all we...
Three Legged Stool

Three Legged Stool

Today’s breakfast for the brain was another serving of Toxic Charity and a hot cup of Good African Coffee. Lipton shares 3 essential elements for successful microloans: 1. An ingrained work ethic 2. A demonstrated entrepreneurial instinct 3. A stable support...