PHOTOS: Why do Afghan children have to polish boots and sell “bolonis”?

Pax Christi USA received a note from PCUSA Teacher of Peace Kathy Kelly sharing a photo essay done by Dr. Hakim who works with youth in Afghanistan. Dr. Hakim, (Dr. Teck Young Wee) is a medical doctor from Singapore who has done humanitarian and social enterprise work in Afghanistan for the past 10 years, including being … Continue reading PHOTOS: Why do Afghan children have to polish boots and sell “bolonis”?

REFLECTION: Giving thanks for the witness of César Chávez on his birthday

"Once social change begins, it cannot be reversed. You cannot uneducate the person who has learned to read. You cannot humiliate the person who feels pride. You cannot oppress the people who are not afraid anymore. We have seen the future, and the future is ours." ~ César Chávez, March 31, 1927 - April 23, … Continue reading REFLECTION: Giving thanks for the witness of César Chávez on his birthday