• The homeless drug addict who became a professor
  • The homeless drug addict who became a professor

    Jesse Thistle spent more than a decade on the streets and in jail. But despite this he has managed to become an expert on the culture of his Indigenous Canadian ancestors - with the help of his mother, from whom he was separated as a young child.

  • The way to give is more important than gifts
  • The way to give is more important than gifts

    A young man took out a bill of 20,000 to give it to her, but then put it in his pocket and politely asked her: “it is getting dark and has been raining all afternoon.  You must be very hungry.  I invite you to eat hot pho to warm your stomach.”