Today’s Word is Empathy


the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. Fleeing Gangs, Children Head to U.S. Border Clothes were laid out in remembrance of Kenneth Castellanos, 7, who was tortured and killed in his Honduran neighborhood. For the Rest of the Story (click the link below) http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/10/world/americas/fleeing-gangs-children-head-to-us-border.html?_r=1

Iowa family rebuilds life after immigration raid


  Four years after a federal immigration raid upended an Iowa town, one reunited family aims to make a new life for itself in Postville. Above: Rosa Zamora and Fermin Loyes relax with their daughters, Merlin, 10, and Ilvana, 5. The family was split up after the 2008 federal immigration raid in Postville, but haveContinue reading “Iowa family rebuilds life after immigration raid”