This time we want to talk about ourselves

This time we want to talk about ourselves

Abdulazez Dukhan is one of those unique individuals who seems to build meaningful relationships with everyone he crosses paths with, and turn groups of strangers into groups of close friends. The happiness he exudes is infectious when he brings people together....
5 ways to support refugees right now

5 ways to support refugees right now

Feeling helpless and despondent these days?  Here’s 5 easy ways you can support refugee and immigrant communities right now:   Watch accurate and inspiring documentary films about the refugee experience. Too often the refugee’s story is left untold in the...
The day my daughter wore a hijab to school

The day my daughter wore a hijab to school

When my daughter was in second grade she received a gift from a Somali friend, it was a beautiful hijab and traditional Somali dress. She was so excited and wore it to school the next day. Although we lived in a predominantly Hispanic neighborhood in the middle of...