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My Viewpoint on the Working Animals at Petra

My Viewpoint on the Working Animals at Petra

‘Humanity’s true moral test, its fundamental test… consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals.’ – Milan Kundera. I’ve been meaning to write a post for a long time about my visit to Petra in March 2017, and my opinion on the way the working animals are treated at this world famous tourist attraction. Now, with the recent publication of an article on the BBC website about this very topic, I feel it has become even…

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My Viewpoint on Europe’s Refugee Crisis

My Viewpoint on Europe’s Refugee Crisis

‘Syria has become the great tragedy of this century.’ – Antonio Guterres, UN High Commissioner for Refugees. I normally write about travel and my life in New Zealand. That’s because that’s what I know best – I know my life, what I do, where I go. I  know how to write about my life. Doesn’t everyone? But my blog is called How The Mind Wanders… This gives me the freedom to write about whatever is on my mind when I want to…

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