It is what it is

Why is God so good to me? That question came up in a conversation I had yesterday. As I find myself nearly half way through my summer internship here in Geneva, I am full of joy and gratitude for being given this amazing opportunity to learn about Franciscans International and the work of human rights … More It is what it is

World Refugee Day 2017

After a little bit of a hiatus, I am gonna try to get back to updating this blog.  I am currently in Geneva, where I am spending the summer interning with Franciscans International.  I will be learning about the inner workings of Franciscans International, a nongovernmental organization with general consultative status at the United Nations that … More World Refugee Day 2017

International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

Today, August 30th, is the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. My summer in Tenosique, Tabasco, México has illuminated the abhorrent nature of these atrocities committed against people all over the world. The United Nations defines the disappeared as “persons (who) are arrested, detained or abducted against their will or otherwise deprived of … More International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances