By Becca Stevens
What all started as an most unlikely dream-to construct a café that employs girls convalescing from prostitution and addiction-is aiding to gasoline an outstanding flow to carry freedom and reasonable wages to girls manufacturers around the world the place tea and trafficking are associated by means of oppression and the opiate wars.
Becca Stevens began the Thistle cease Café to empower girls survivors. but if she came across a connection among café employees and tea workers out of the country, she launched into an international undertaking known as "Shared Trade" to extend the worth of ladies survivors and manufacturers around the globe.
As she recounts the victories and unforeseen demanding situations of establishing the café, Becca additionally sweeps the reader into the realm of tea, the place undying rituals shipping to an period of attractiveness and the demanding truths approximately tea's darker, extra violent historical past. She deals relocating reflections of the which means of tea in our lives, plus recipes for tea blends that readers could make themselves.
during this trip of triumph for impoverished tea workers, desire for café employees, and perception into the historical past of tea, Becca units out to defy the percentages and end up that love is the main robust strength for transformation on the earth.