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School of Justice

May 27th, 2015

    Guest post by Matt Clarke As a high school English teacher, I always seek opportunities for my students to engage, in a tangible way, with people who practice the concepts and themes I teach. Often, I wish I had friends in the relevant businesses, industries, and systems which I cover throughout a year. Rarely do I have such connections.  When I looked ahead in the curriculum several months ago, I saw just such a chance. The unit I would cover with my ...
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Bend it like Abdallah

Syria's Refugee Children: Abdallah Football Team
February 16th, 2015

The simple things that make for p...

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February 4th, 2015

It’s not always the complex ideas that lend the space for enemies and strangers to come together, seek to understand,…
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Reconciliation as Refuge

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December 2nd, 2014

Last Monday afternoon in Vickery Meadows, the refugee-center of Dallas, something was made very clear to me: simply put, true…
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The Imam and the Pastor

March 17th, 2014

This documentary, produced by IFT Films, with USIP support, follows the story of Pastor James Wuye and Imam Mohammad Ashafa…
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Peacemaking: a faith-based respon...

November 13th, 2013

Below is a 2006 article from the Yale University newspaper, Yale Daily News, in which Joseph Cumming and Mahan Mirza…
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Chasing Peace

October 31st, 2013

The story of Salim Munayer, founder of Musalaha. Shown at Kensington’s 2011 Christmas Services. Desert Encounter Images by Barry…
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Making new connections

October 9th, 2013

(Seek Staff, from left to right: Alyssa, Evariste) Today our team was happy to meet a great new family that…
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Sovereignty and humanitarianism i...

October 5th, 2013

Editor’s note: Maurizio Albahari is assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Notre Dame, specializes in social-cultural anthropology and…
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European Union states brace for r...

September 23rd, 2013

Migrants are seen on a Coast Guard rescue boat with a group that includes Syrian refugees, at Siracusa harbour on…
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Friendship in Motion

July 15th, 2013

Stories Colliding We met the Mohammed family through the Refugee Empowerment Program (REP), which is a partnership between Seek the…
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