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Asylum Seekers Need Action, Not Apathy

How do we respond to the unthinkable?

Janice Pulliam is a resident of Patagonia, Ariz., and a member of Athens (Ga.) Meeting. She is also a member of Voices from the Border, a southern Arizona nonprofit, grassroots community action alliance dedicated to promoting human rights and environmental justice. Learn more at facebook.com/voicesfromtheborder.


Posted in: Features, February 2019
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Humanity in the Face of Inhumanity

By Sue Williams. Pendle Hill Pamphlets (number 451), 2018. 34 pages. $7/pamphlet. This refreshing little work introduces us to goodness, [鈥

Rosalie Dance is a member of Stony Run Meeting in Baltimore, Md., and a sojourner at Belize City Meeting in Belize.


Posted in: Books That Have Changed Us, November 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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Barbara Graves

Graves鈥擝arbara Graves, 104, on December 22, 2017, at home at the Redwoods Retirement Community in Mill Valley, Calif. Barbara was [鈥

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Writing Opp: A Racially Diverse Society of Friends? (Due October 15)

For many Friends in the Friends Journal audience, there are few topics more fraught than race and racism. We look [鈥

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.


Posted in: From the Editor's Desk
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Forum August 2018

Letters from our readers. 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? To read this piece, please [鈥

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Dreams and Nightmares

FJ Review: 鈥 The guide leads students into deeper reflection on Liliana鈥檚 story while encouraging them to explore their own families, conducting [鈥

Ken Jacobsen grew up in Venezuela and has an ongoing concern for north鈥搒outh dialogue among Friends in the Americas. He currently lives in Wisconsin and is an adjunct professor at Chicago Theological Seminary.


Posted in: Conflict and Controversy, December 2017 Books: A Young Friends Bookshelf, Quaker Book Reviews
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Richard Taylor Lewis

Lewis鈥擱ichard Taylor Lewis, 81, on August 27, 2016, in Salem, Ore. Dick was born on April 19, 1935, in Los [鈥

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My father painted your hotel, and he is an immigrant

Student Voices: 鈥淢any other people that have worked for you have similar stories. If you stop immigration you鈥檙e not going [鈥

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Joanne Marie Magruder

Magruder鈥擩oanne Marie Magruder, 73, on October 25, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif., following a stroke. Joanne was born on February 25, [鈥

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