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Global Peacemaking
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In order for peacemaking in any sphere to work, there needs to be adherence to established human rights and dignity for all people, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, socio-economic status, or country of birth. In our Global Peacemaking work at Intersections International, we convene diverse groups at the forefront of faith and reconciliation, breaking through barriers, dispelling stereotypes and false narratives, cultivating mutual understanding and empathy, embracing cooperation and employing diplomacy in ways that bring marked change.

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Wed, 1 Jul 2020
The Role of the UN in Combatting Racism in the...

The Civil Rights Movement ushered in an era of monumental activism in the fight against decades of grotesque injustice and violence against the Black community in the United States. In 1951, a group of Black activists from the Civil Rights Congress wrote a petition to the United Nations titled “We Charge Genocide: The Crime of... more...

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Wed, 20 May 2020
blogAscension Day:
A Testimony of Jesus’ Trust

We don’t often think about Ascension Day as one of the important Christian holidays; however, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Just as  Christmas and Easter remind us of the incarnation of Jesus Christ and the resurrection of Emmanuel, Ascension Day solidifies the fact that God is with us. Through the... more...

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Wed, 6 May 2020
blogMy Experience at the World Conference 2020: Youth...

On Saturday, May 2, I had the honor of representing Intersections International at the World Conference 2020: Youth Assembly. Over 300 participants tuned in from around the world to partake in an electric, youth-led conversation on nuclear war, climate change, the COVID pandemic and racial and economic justice. The... more...

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Tue, 14 Apr 2020
blogA Prayer for Chibok –
Six Years Too Long

Click the photo above to listen to the prayer. (Prayer transcript below) In the Name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful, God of every human soul, hasten to our prayers this day.  Holy One we come to you knowing that we are in the midst of a global pandemic.  Knowing that Coronavirus is ravaging throughout our world and... more...