Quakers, Indian Boarding Schools, and Indigenous Justice Today

In 1819, the United States enacted a series of policies that led to the creation of Indian boarding schools across the nation.

Sandra Boone Murphy

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The first episode of the Quakers Today podcast takes a look at Fiction. Listen here or on your favorite podcast app.

Quaker organizations issue joint statement on peace testimony and Ukraine

On October 26, eight Quaker organization heads issued a joint statement on the peace testimony and Ukraine. The statement notes:…

Interview with Olha Lychko-Parubocha of Friends Peace Teams in Ukraine

Olha Lychko-Parubocha is a Ukrainian psychologist who has been working in the IDP camps in Lviv since April.

Friendly Fiction

Introduction to our November issue.


Wedding preparations get complicated after a long afternoon with the clearness committee.

The Conduits

A young girl starts to literally see the light connecting Friends in worship.

The Donkey Rider

A noisy crowd gathers around a storytelling carpenter.


A young couple with a secret endure a long ocean passage.

Born on the Wrong Side of Justice

A family remembers its stories and the oppressions of lands lost and taken.

Make Freedom Ring!

An orphan girl’s foster Quaker family disappears one day, leaving a mysterious note.

Investor Prospectus for the Citadel Fund

Luxury homes for deposed dictators seeking a safe and dignified retirement.


"After God left me, / I got along all right for a while…"


"In the stooped squat of age, I grab a plastic cup and lid…"

Female Brain Running

"Recently I fell for clickbait because the tagline sounded so binary and sexist / that I wanted to see just how dumb it was…"

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Reading to Feed Our Souls

Nearly ten years ago, we started monthly reading groups at Santa Monica (Calif.)

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