What Kenya can teach its neighbors — and the US — about improving the lives of the “unbanked”

What Kenya can teach its neighbors — and the US — about improving the lives of the “unbanked”

In a rural village in Kenya, a woman sets out to do her food shopping for the day. She needs cash before she heads to the market, but the nearest bank would be several days’ walk. Instead, she takes out her phone and texts a…

How to teach saving and spending to kids as young as 3

How to teach saving and spending to kids as young as 3

The holiday schedule looks different this year in light of Covid-19. Beyond collecting constraintsmany families have come against economic adversity and other stressors related to the pandemic. With the holiday season fast approaching, many parents can think about the budget and finances. This may be…

Firefighter 'raped girl, 7, to teach her how to have baby' then sewed up wound

Firefighter 'raped girl, 7, to teach her how to have baby' then sewed up wound

A firefighter and his wife subjected a seven-year-old girl to a gruesome sex attack before using a needle and thread to sew up the injuries they had caused, according to a police report. Argelio Pupo, 32, and Morgan Keene, 27, are said to have told…

What the Iraq disaster can teach us about Trump

What the Iraq disaster can teach us about Trump

In 2003, America invaded Iraq. The war cost trillions of dollars, thousands of American lives, hundreds of thousands of Iraqi lives, and destabilized both the US and the Middle East. And for what? Iraq had no WMDs. Even if they had, they posed no threat…

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