Resource guide for anti-racism

“For it isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at it.” Eleanor Roosevelt As I mentioned in my previous post; It’s not enough for people to just say they’re not racist, we need to be proactively anti-racist. We need your […]

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Why Black Lives Matter’s Resistance Affects Everyone

Why Black Lives Matter's Resistance Affects Everyone l Paperbeau.nl

His name was George Floyd, he was 46 years old. On Monday, May 25, 2020, he attempted to pay with a forged $ 20 bill in a Minneapolis store. The police were called. White agent Derek Chauvin, to whom eighteen complaints (!)  had previously been filed, responded to the call. He violently knocked the unarmed […]

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Interview with solo female traveler Shaïnah Casseres

In my latest Travel Blogger Interview, I catch up with Solo Female Traveler Shaïnah Casseres who is originally from the beautiful Caribbean island Curaçao. Shaïnah shares insightful travel stories, tips and talks about empowering women to adventure solo.     Who are you and which country do you come from or call home? My name […]

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7 WAYS TO BEAT THE WINTER BLUES

7 ways to beat the winter blues l paperbeau

Temperatures are getting low and the days are way too short. My mood was falling as fast as the thermometer when I was in The Netherlands. And I’m starting to feel like nothing but a very strong pot of coffee will get me out of bed. Yup, the (winter) blues are kicked in. Here are […]

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