Child Slavery

Finding Freedom: Child Slavery And Our Smartphones

Child Slavery Exists And We Rely Upon It Every Day Most of us have a smartphone. Cobalt, a metallic element, is an integral part of the lithium ion batteries that power our phones. A lot of the cobalt that is used in phones made by companies like Apple, Samsung and Sony come from mines in the Dominican Republic of Congo. …

Shane Koyczan takes on the hurtful words of the bully

Finding Freedom: Liberating Yourself From The Bully

Because the bully’s sticks and stones may break our bones and his words, well, they do a lot of damage too. Tonight, our Finding Freedom post features Shane Koyczan, a Canadian spoken word poet. Shane’s powerful poem highlights that fact that many of us are enslaved by the hurtful words of the bully – words that become our truth even though …

ISH's Finding Freedom Week - What's Your Slavery Footprint?

Finding Freedom: What’s Your Slavery Footprint?

Whether we are celebrating the holiday of Passover or not, all of us should recognize that slavery still exists today and we should be doing something to stop it. The first thing we need to do is determine how many slaves we actually have working for us right now. Think you don’t have slaves? You most certainly do! Learn more about what …