[From an immigration march & press conference we had earlier this year in NJ. More about the Newark Immigrants Rights Program at http://afsc.org/office/newark-nj]
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Thanksgiving Throwback Thursday! Excerpt from a Thanksgiving feature on AFSC in 1946 issue of Seventeen magazine. (Full feature available here: http://afsc.org/document/afsc-1946-feature-seventeen-magazine)
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Mmmm. Sweet potato pie! More free recipes from our staff available at http://www.afsc.org/peaceful-eats
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Photo essay of images from Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Adelanto Detention Facility in California from Getty Images: http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/11/25/an-immigrants-dream-detained/
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From a vigil in Denver before a deportation hearing of a community member. http://afsc.org/office/denver-co
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Vincent Harding was a close friend of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s and the primary author of Beyond Vietnam: a Time to Break the Silence. He is Professor of Religion and Social Transformation at Illiff School of Theology in Denver, Colo. and the chairperson of the Veterans of Hope Project: A Center for the Study of Religion and Democratic Renewal.
Read a full transcription of his talk at http://bit.ly/VHcommunity
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Looking for resources to understand the situation in Syria better? Full infographic available at http://www.afsc.org/refugee-crisis
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