Private prisons welcome you to the United States of America

In April 2018, the Trump administration launched a zero-tolerance immigration policy that subjects everyone who crosses the US border without prior authorization to detention and possible criminal prosecution. This policy applies even to those who exercise their legal right to enter in pursuit of asylum. People who have requested asylum in the US and are awaiting their… Read More Private prisons welcome you to the United States of America

10 tips for cheap flights (not sponsored by Norwegian Air, but should be … )

Stop wasting money on expensive travel. Here’s how! I will start by saying that Norwegian Air is my LIFELINE at the moment. I’ve flown from London, UK to Austin, Texas *DIRECT* for £130 ($160). And I just saw a flight on their website from London to San Francisco direct for £84. Don’t ask, just book.… Read More 10 tips for cheap flights (not sponsored by Norwegian Air, but should be … )

Dominica: How to dance sexy, and 5 other things

From February to June 2018 I was based in Dominica in response to Hurricane Maria, which completely devastated this beautiful island nation. Dominica is coming back fighting and laughing. This post is intentionally not about Maria, because sometimes we need to talk about something else! 1. Dominica is just Dominica. Don’t compare it to anywhere… Read More Dominica: How to dance sexy, and 5 other things