George Floyd: Grief and anger and a cry for justice

The senseless murder of George Floyd – a man whose life mattered – was the result of a country steeped in white supremacy.  The loss of his life and so many others is a cause for grief and anger but also a cry for justice. More…

The Supreme Court Matters to Us All

We are all susceptible to being lulled into a false sense of security that makes us think all is right with the world, or at least our little corner of it. But if you needed a reminder that these times are anything but normal, you just got it from the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent rulings, and Donald Trump’s nominee to the court: Brett Kavanaugh. More…

I am going to the border. Here’s why.

It took Donald Trump and the village of enablers around him to create the family separation crisis on the Texas border. But we will be the village to save these children and families. We will not fail them and we will not lose. We will not abandon any of these blessed children. More…