Here is a clip with some great insight into the ivory trade. If anyone is familiar with The Daily Show, you will know how well Jon Stewart’s sense of humor can hit home on sensitive topics. This video is informative and shows us just how ridiculously easy it is to save these animals. Stop buying! If Americans stopped spending money on their ivory “trinkets,” poachers would be out of business and they would no longer have an incentive to continue killing elephants.
Make a change. It’s not that hard.
“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened”
I have admittedly been MIA longer than I anticipated after my trip. Returning from the Caribbean, my sister and I found ourselves lazy and doing absolutely nothing. We called it jet lag. I soon jumped back into working and started school the following week (yes, I’m finally a FULL time student). After acquiring a cold, later passed on to my 21 month old, while trying to enjoy my sisters last few days in the Bay Area, things have been a bit..hectic.
Here is a sneak peak of some of the beauty we experienced in St. Lucia