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

West Chester, PA: Daytime versus nighttime

During the day, West Chester, Pennsylvania is a tame place with a walk-able downtown. By night, the college crowd and young professionals come out to play. Both West Chesters are fun to explore. In the daylight, West Chester is teeming with patrons shopping and eating outside. There are great costume shops and antique places to… Read More West Chester, PA: Daytime versus nighttime