Summary of Cry Freedom

Cry Freedom was one of the melancholic story written by John Briley and simplified by Rowena Akinyemi. It was first published in 1989 by Oxford University Press. The story is divided into 18 chapters. Just as the title, the story portrays the life of Donald Woods, whose friend is an African activist fighting for the freedom…

1st day of Gender Leadership Program

I think it was 2nd December, 2016 when I got an email from UN Women stating that I was selected to participate in a leadership workshop. My heart was pounding fast and I thought “Okay, I’m gonna learn a lot from that.” Then I kept reading that email, “Holy cow! the training was conducted at…

Worldcom Financial Crisis

There are a lot of business firms established around the world and most successful business firms nowadays are Apple, Google, Amazon.com, Coca-Cola, and IBM. However, looking back to the early 2000s, the most prestigious and influential business firms were Enron, WorldCom, Tyco, HealthSouth and the like. Unfortunately, those business firms were bankrupt or almost went…

Cambodia Labor Union

Cambodia, a developing country in Southeast Asia, is now trying to modernize and develop itself to become a developed country. A lot of factories have been established; people from the countryside migrate to the city hoping to have a higher salary and a better living condition. However, their salary is not as high as their…

Labor Unions

I. Definition and Goals of Labor Union Union is defined as the act of consolidating or unifying. Labor union; on the other hand, is defined as an organization of employees who works under the same industry, and shares the same goals. The goals of the union are to protect the employees’ rights while working, get…

How Industrial Revolution Impact the World

Industrial revolution began during the 18th and 19th century. It was first started in Great Britain then spread to other parts of the world such as Europe and America. It was the period when people changed their way of living from using labor to using mechanical materials. It was also the time when mass majority…