Tag Archives: civil rights

Books About Social Justice and Recent U.S. Events

Judie Haynes
Judie Haynes

Activism and social justice have been in the news since the beginning of the 2016 ¬†presidential election.¬† During the first few months of 2017, it has taken the form of marches, protests, and letters and phone calls to Congress. These … Continue reading

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Empowering Women Living in Difficult Circumstances

Sherry Blok
Sherry Blok

When I first spoke to Cathy Raymond in mid-December 2016, little did we both know about the storm that was about to hit. As I review our interview, her words and actions take on a much deeper, more profound meaning. … Continue reading

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Misconceptions About Immigrants and Refugees in the United States

Judie Haynes
Judie Haynes

Recent political discussions in the United States have centered on whether we should allow refugees and immigrants from different parts of the world to enter the country. In this blog, I would like to review some of the facts about … Continue reading

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