Author: Lauren Shanesy

April 3, 2014

One night for Florence, every night for 2.5 billion

‘We are here today because more than 2.5 billion people live in poverty.’ As Lorenzo de’ Medici student speaker Nicoletta Bradley opened with this statistic, the crowd was shocked at the high percentage of our population that makes less than 1,128 USD a year and lacks the resources to cultivate food. The upper class, elevated […]