Grace and Power…and Coruage – Malalal Yousafzai

The speech was given at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Malalal Yousafzai’s 16th birthday, July 12, 2013. It’s a bittersweet 16 for this courageous girl. If you don’t know Malalal Yousafzai’s story, Malalal is from Mingora, a town in the Swat district of Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. In October 2012, at […]

Sister Act UP!!!

Visit nunsonthebus.org for the bus schedule and more information. About (from website): Every hour of each day, Catholic Sisters stand in solidarity with all who live in poverty, and we confront injustice and systems that cause suffering. We cannot stand by silently when the U.S. Congress considers further enriching the wealthiest Americans at the expense […]

Coming Together

I will not watch television, listen to the radio or engage in any media voyeurism for the 10th anniversary of September 11. Instead, I plan to come together with real live people coming together. It’s not just an occasion to remember, but to set a path forward from here. Here are some upcoming events in […]