14 Books to Change the World in 2018
Want to change the world with a few presents? These books will challenge perceptions, broaden minds and educate people about the realities facing refugees and asylum seekers today.
I often pass a purple Nissan Micra on the way to work that is adorned with flowers and on one of the doors is written, “be the change you want to see in the world”. The quote, often attributed to Gandhi, is a challenge.
So read a book and be challenged. Buy a book for a friend and challenge them. Buy a book for your MP and challenge policy. Click the front cover of each book to be taken to its Amazon page.
Upbeat does not benefit financially from the sales of these books. However, we might all benefit from a greater understanding of the situation encountered my millions of people around the world and hundreds of people within our city.
What have we missed? Let us know in the comments! Let's choose compassion and understanding over fear and prejudice in 2018.
Elliot – Project Coordinator and Tutor