Crime and Justice

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After last night’s massacre of nine men and women at Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, Ewuare Osayande, Anti-Oppression Coordinator for Mennonite Central Committee U.S., published the following reflection: As Anti-Oppression Coordinator with Mennonite Central Committee, U.S., I stand with many others across this nation whose hearts are filled with grief in…

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Adam Krahn, a senior at Bethany Christian Schools in Goshen, Ind., has earned grand prize for his essay on global hunger in the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) U.S. Washington Office annual essay contest. In his essay entitled “Effectively easing global hunger,” Krahn analyzed the administration and effectiveness of U.S. international food aid. Krahn also described…

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On November 19-20, 2013, restorative justice practitioners gathered at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS) in Elkhart, Ind. While many of them are working in faith-based capacities, the gathering welcomed all restorative justice practitioners to attend. During this gathering, participants heard from one another, received reports on the Cell Blocks & Border Stops and the National…

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