Wandering Montgomery, Alabama during Black History Month

Recently, I had to the opportunity to visit Montgomery, Alabama. The city is full of historical sites, most relating to civil rights. I first arrived downtown. My Lyft driver dropped me off at one of the most notable landmarks downtown. The town square, traffic circle, and fountain that stood so beautifully against the backdrop of… Read More Wandering Montgomery, Alabama during Black History Month

The monk that set himself on fire

Thích Quang Duc was a Buddhist monk who set himself on fire in the middle of Saigon in 1963 to protest the South Vietnamese discrimination against Buddhists and increased Catholic sympathizers. Before Duc protested the changing Vietnamese government’s sentiment, a ban was placed on flying the Buddhist flag. This caused a crowd to protest, and… Read More The monk that set himself on fire