From These Ashes

ElieCurrent Events, Educating for Peace, History, Pilot Program, Refugees, Uncategorized

I was floored by the realization that what these kids have been through is comparable to the Nazis in Germany: the selection and ethnic cleansing, the concentration camps and all that went with that. It was (and is) shocking to think that the Yazidis can relate to this, on so many levels, and that Corrie’s experience will most likely resonate with them in ways we can’t even being to imagine

Broken

ElieHistory, Testimonials

We cannot undo our brokenness, but we can, perhaps, remake it into something beautiful

A Word From South Africa

ElieEducating for Peace, History, Pilot Program, Testimonials

“South Africa is such a special country that still has a lot of pain and hurt to work through. Many of my students spoke about things that they had not discussed openly with their peers before. It was a beautiful process, watching them respect the opinions that differed from theirs”