Dear Congress – Sincerely, A Mass Shooting Survivor

I write you this letter so that you can see the face of a survivor. I write you this letter as someone who saw with my own eyes the horror of a mass shooting, a shooting that took the lives of my twin and younger sisters and injured my father in December 2007. And most importantly I write this letter to open a dialogue about the role that gun violence has played in our country.

http://laurieworks.com/2015/10/01/dear-congress-sincerely-a-mass-shooting-survivor/

Impressive letter and wake up call for the world!!!!

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The Champs-Elysées in Zaatari Camp.

An impressive story and wonderful pictures about refugees in a camp in Syria, surviving and making the best of nothing. Very impressive!!

/photo by Toufic Beyhhum/ The photo pretty much says it all. The following is a photo-essay by Toufic Beyhum and Nadim Dimechkie. You must be wondering about the connection between one of the world’s largest refugee camps (which is gradually evolving into a permanent settlement) and the famous boulevard (the paradise for dead heroes) in […]

http://middleeastrevised.com/2015/10/09/the-champs-elysees-in-zaatari-camp/