Descendants of Jesuit Slaveholding and Jesuits of the United States Announce Historic Partnership
In a landmark undertaking in the pursuit of racial healing and justice, Descendants of ancestors enslaved and sold by the Jesuits and the Jesuits of the United States have announced a partnership to create the Descendants Truth & Reconciliation Foundation.
JRS documents human rights abuses amid protests in Colombia
At least 41 people have been killed after police cracked down on protests across Colombia. The violence has forced Colombians to ask the same questions Americans have grappled with since the killing of George Floyd. How can societies design police departments to best preserve both public safety and human rights?
New Truth-telling Initiative Confronts Red Cloud Indian School’s Past
Under Maka Black Elk’s leadership, Red Cloud Indian School is developing a Truth and Healing process to confront its history as part of the Indian Boarding School Policy. He hopes to “open the door that we have intentionally kept shut all these years.”