Donations of clothing, though having many benefits, can often provide other parts of the world with some serious issues. Donating clothing rather than throwing them away is certainly better for the environment, as donated clothes do not end up in garbage bags which eventually end up in landfills. But some donations of clothing that go from America to other places like India actually cause some problems that most people are unaware of.
According to The Wall Street Journal, India receives many of America’s donations of clothing, often for a price cheaper than what their workers can produce.
Continue Reading No Comments
Just about everyone who wasn’t born yesterday has heard the sage, Biblical advice that it is better to give than it is to receive. But what does that really mean? For some people, the thought of being on the receiving end of a gift, a pleasant surprise, or good news is right up there among some of the best feelings in the world! For others, the experience of being in a position to bring joy to another trumps the experience of receiving a gift from someone else. In fact, one could argue that giving a gift that helps another or otherwise brings joy is almost a gift unto itself.
Science has only recently begun to confirm what many people have long thought was true; it truly is better to conceive! Several research studies from a variety of independent sources have indicated that volunteering i