Migration and Mobility: Yesterday and Today

With more than 80 million forcibly displaced people in the world and another 260-plus million international migrants, humans seem to be on the move. History allows us a glimpse at the motivations and predicaments people face today and in the future.

Invasion Has Invaded Political Discourse

August 09, 2019

In the runup to the 2018 midterm elections, US President Donald Trump insisted that what was happening at the border should be thought of as an invasion. Hesitating between employing a metaphor or a simile, Trump said, “Some people call it an ‘invasion.’ It’s like an invasion. They have...

In America, Children Are Stuck in a Black Hole

July 10, 2018

When there is no government response to do what is right in the face of what is wrong, what is wrong feeds on that void and grows. I have a story to tell. I just found a 5-year-old child from El Salvador. He is being “cared for” by Christians in Maryland under contract to the Office of...