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The business of voluntourism: do western do-gooders actually do harm?

Baby rescue is the ultimate volunteer experience. At Hope of Life International, a Christian mission in rural Guatemala, a rescue team springs into action when news arrives that a baby is dangerously ... read more

The Reality of Voluntourism: Change Takes More Than Good Intentions

A much-needed debate about voluntourism ... you can actually become really jaded. When you see things that don’t operate as they should, that organizations can’t always sustain themselves, and that th... read more

Think Again: The Afghan Drug Trade

But just because the Taliban benefit from the heroin business doesn’t mean the heroin business ... worldwide drug cultivation — and it doesn’t — at least the do-gooders do no harm, right? No one doubt... read more

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Tonight do-gooders' attempts to fix two of the most annoying things about going out in public: breathing other people's cigarette smoke and those long lines at the women's restroom. Is it really gende... read more


Fake orphanages. Bogus animal sanctuaries. And crooks growing rich on Western gullibility... why do-gooding gap year holidays may be a horrifyingly callous con

In fact, 'voluntourism ... business whose ultimate ambition would be deforestation. Since then I've started putting much more thought into the projects I help on.' 'I'm not going to stop looking to ma... read more

hakujinsensei comments

Most of these do-gooders are ... who has been in Japan drone on as so many posters here have done about J folk being unable to think critically... Of course they can solve problems, think thru issues, ... read more

Gail Jarvis

The Left and its compliant news media obsesses about “White privilege” and the harm they claim it’s causing our nation ... vu when they witness the antics of today’s post-pubertal do-gooders. Like the ... read more

Disaster do-gooders can actually hinder help

The reality, however, is that inappropriate donations actually do more harm than good. “If you buy a can of peas and it costs 59 cents, it’ll cost about $80 to get it where it needs to go,” Rothe-Smit... read more

'Making mistakes with people's lives': the ethics of orphanages and voluntourism

The business model of these ... The truth of voluntourism is that you're not actually helping, it's a fundraising activity. And I wonder whether if you knew that, you would still want to do it.' Winkl... read more

Orphanage trips by Aussie schools are doing more harm than good

What do these trips mean for the ... Rob and Paul Falkan, who donate business profits to build orphanages all over the world. Schools who help foster the view that orphanages are good may inadvertentl... read more

Bikies thrive on the criminalisation of drugs

The Queensland Government can't win the war against bikie gangs while it continues to prop up their business model through the criminalisation ... but in my experience most of them do. So offering an ... read more

Gail Jarvis

The Left and its compliant news media obsesses about “White privilege” and the harm they claim it’s causing our nation ... vu when they witness the antics of today’s post-pubertal do-gooders. Like the ... read more



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