As our system leaders squabble over millions and millions of wasted tax dollars, charges of racism and budget cutbacks for our teachers and staff, we offer a reminder that people around the globe suffer serious challenges the likes of which we will never know, yet their human spirit, ingenuity and talent survive intact. Their grace should shame us all.
This amazing video tells the story of the brilliant and resilient people in a slum built on a landfill in Paraguay who turn trash into instruments and form a beautiful orchestra.
Watch it and be humbled.
It’s also accessible via Facebook by clicking here.