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News Editors Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler have been the news editors for Friends Journal since April 2018. They live […]

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Aerial view of Carolina Friends School today. Photo courtesy of Carolina Friends School.

A Quaker School’s Response to Allegations of Sexual Abuse

Transparency and integrity are put to the test when a decades‐old scandal is revealed.

Erik Hanson is one of the news editors for Friends Journal, along with his wife, Windy Cooler. Erik has served as a friendly adult presence in Baltimore Yearly Meeting’s Youth Program since 2005. He taught English and math at Friends Community School in College Park, Md., from 2006 to 2008.

Posted in: Features, September 2019
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Authentic Friends

Our introduction to the September Issue.

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Staff and Volunteers

Administration Editorial Production Volunteers

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Quaker organizations seek to adapt, continue work at a distance

The pandemic is leading Friends organizations and their supporters to reflect on their missions and discern a way forward.

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

Posted in: Membership and Friends, News
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Southeastern Yearly Meeting, 2019 Gathering, Lucy Duncan and Noah White Lecture. Photo © V. Carlie.

Yearly meetings go virtual

In response to the COVID‐19 pandemic, many yearly meetings annual sessions will be held virtually.

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

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FGC cancels in‐person 2020 Gathering, goes online

On March 23, Friends General Conference (FGC) announced that “after several meetings with a number of committee clerks, staff, and […]

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

Posted in: Friends Face a Pandemic/Thin Spaces, News
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Mountain View Meetinghouse, Denver, Colo. © Michael Garren.

Denver meeting to house COVID‐19 healthcare workers

  On March 24, Mountain View Meeting, a meeting of about 100 in Denver, Colo., decided to open its meetinghouse […]

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

Posted in: Friends Face a Pandemic/Thin Spaces, News
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Francisco Burgos named executive director of Pendle Hill

  On March 30, the Pendle Hill Board of Directors announced that Francisco Burgos will become executive director of Pendle […]

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

Posted in: Friends Face a Pandemic/Thin Spaces, News
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Front door, Friends Community Church of Midway City,  Calif. Photos courtesy of Midway City Friends.

California Friends church resists denominational takeover

  A legal dispute is taking place between Evangelical Friends Church Southwest (EFCSW) and one of its member churches, Friends […]

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

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