The Ripples are Real

The Ripples are Real

This blog was originally posted on Little Ripples by Felicia Lee.  My eyes filled up with tears today. Now, don’t go feeling bummed out yet. I wasn’t on the verge of crying because I was having a moment of despondency over the “plight of refugees,” or so the oft-used...
What does it take to stop genocide?

What does it take to stop genocide?

Compared to other global issues in daily headlines, the violence in conflict-ridden countries and modern-day genocides seem to go by barely noticed without being showcased on the front of a newspaper or televised on the evening news. Both the general public and policy...
Bashir and Bashar vs Adam and Hassan

Bashir and Bashar vs Adam and Hassan

Bashir and Bashar love football (soccer) and are members of the Darfur United Soccer Academy at refugee camp Djabal. Adam is a teacher and ex-refugee that came back from Darfur to meet i-ACT’s Gabriel for a few days. Adam and Hassan, another teacher, took on...