Tag Archives: Community Engagment

Response to President Obama’s address to nation on 12-14-13

Response to  President Barack Obama Weekly Address December 14, 2013 In his weekly radio address on December 14, 2013 President Obama speaks of the terrible tragedy of Newtown and the sadness we feel over this and other school shootings.  He … Continue reading

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Do Undocumented Immigrants Have Rights?

As I was following some of the discussions around the immigration reform here in the US, I had the opportunity to attend a Forum on Migration and Peace at the New York Law School last June 20 and 21.  The … Continue reading

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Technology: A Gift and a Curse

A recent Network for Peace Living Room Dialogue with Presbyterian minister Laura Jervis made me reflect on people’s engagement in communities and in doing volunteering work nowadays. Our group wondered if past generations were much more involved in their communities … Continue reading

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