Pushing Against the Ocean (Phnom Penh, Cambodia)

The Dump – Our Mission – Facts and Figures – Am I Pushing Against the Ocean?  The truck stopped at the edge of the Phnom Penh city landfill.  The paved street ended five meters in front of us and surrendered to mountains of organic, plastic and liquid waste.  A half-dozen fires burned slowly over the ridges of … Continue reading

Holiday in Cambodia (Phnom Penh, Cambodia)

First Impressions – A History of Violence – S-21 Prison and Torture Center – A Stroll Through “The Killing Fields” – Holiday in Cambodia! I took a bus to Cambodia’s capitol city, Phnom Penh, and wasted no time finding a suitable crash-pad in the cheapest corner of town.  Known as the “Lakeside Area”, Phnom Penh’s … Continue reading