Posts Tagged: save africa

Helping is Fine /// But Maybe It’s an Outdated Term Signifying a Subtle Egoism

Yesterday a commenter responded to our critique of “saving Africa with yoga” with a simple, and presumably snarky, question: Who did you help today? [emphasis added]. Luckily for me, the question happened to be asked on a day when I

Helping is Fine /// But Maybe It’s an Outdated Term Signifying a Subtle Egoism

Yesterday a commenter responded to our critique of “saving Africa with yoga” with a simple, and presumably snarky, question: Who did you help today? [emphasis added]. Luckily for me, the question happened to be asked on a day when I

Is Wanting to Help Africa a Nice Way to Avoid Helping Your Neighbor?

The other day I got hipped to this article featuring a classic video discussing a YogaOne project that’s using “yoga raves” to help raise money to send some people to Africa. The bit says things like: “Yoga One is sending

Is Wanting to Help Africa a Nice Way to Avoid Helping Your Neighbor?

The other day I got hipped to this article featuring a classic video discussing a YogaOne project that’s using “yoga raves” to help raise money to send some people to Africa. The bit says things like: “Yoga One is sending