The Sanctuary Movement Began with a Church

A priest at the Catholic church in Nogales, Mexico, formed a shelter for Central American refugees. He would contact us when he had a family or individuals at great risk, political dissenters who would be killed at home. We began to house them at the church. After almost a year of what we thought was … Continue reading The Sanctuary Movement Began with a Church


Big News for Terraforming

The Italian Space Agency announced Wednesday that researchers have detected signs of a large, stable body of liquid water locked away beneath a mile of ice near Mars' south pole. The observations were recorded by the Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding instrument—Marsis for short. - Robbie Gonzalez, Wired, "Scientists Discover Evidence of … Continue reading Big News for Terraforming


The island would go on to receive scores, if not hundreds, of people who died during the AIDS epidemic, which during the 1980s and 1990s killed more than 100,000 people in New York, about a quarter of AIDS deaths nationwide during the same period. Trying to pin down the precise number of those with AIDS … Continue reading Mercy.