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Disappointed by Hope, human trafficking, justice, refugees, writing -

The tears trailed across Noor’s face, wove quietly into his narrative when he told us that his family – siblings, a mother, and two sons – were still in the camp. In this place where horrors were not only conveyed in dreams of the night.  In this place that he fled.  Still living, forever just sitting there, away from their country and, worse, away from him.  His wife had run.  He had no knowledge of her whereabouts.

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Disappointed by Hope, justice, refugees, She Has A Name -

A common question I ask and am encountered with when I talk with others about issues of global justice is, “What do I do?”

I decided one thing I could do to answer that Q is to put together an annotated list of organizations, causes, resources, and other justice-related work that I think worthwhile and useful.  It’s a work in progress.

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Faith, justice, writing -

What is justice? Is it an abstract concept that we grope to understand, as if in the dark?  Is it something we, mere men, can put into words? How central is a system of belief in absolutes to defining the term?

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