Posts Tagged: refugee
The sounds that she would expect here are entirely absent. There are no cries, no weeping. Just soothing, muffled tones. ...more
In a flash nearly 200,000 Cuban refugees understood that we’d lost our homeland and had better get used to life en la Yuma. We packed for six weeks, and we stayed for six decades. ...more
O’Connor is so often remembered as a misanthropic homebody—but she was comforted by the idea of a God that gave preferential treatment to the most vulnerable among us.