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Sergio’s Asylum Journey

Human Rights Violations in Nicaragua:

https://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Countries/NI/HumanRightsViolationsNicaraguaApr_Aug2018_EN.pdf

https://www.nytimes.com/es/2018/07/23/espanol/america-latina/silvio-baez-nicaragua-ortega-violencia.html

Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP):

https://www.texasobserver.org/attacked-in-mexico-returned-to-mexico-trump-policy-ignores-danger-to-asylum-seekers/

Organizations that have helped Sergio on his journey:

Centro de Derechos Humanos Fray Matias de Cordova A.C., in Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico:
https://cdhfraymatias.org/

Casa Tochan, in Mexico City:
https://www.casadelosamigos.org/en/tochan-turns-one/

Casa del Migrante, in Tijuana, Mexico:
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/border-baja-california/story/2020-03-26/casa-del-migrante-migrant-shelter-closes-for-first-time-to-protect-current-residents-from-coronavirusImmigration Defenders … read more.

GUEST AT YOUR TABLE

GUEST AT YOUR TABLE
An initiative of the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee
of the Unitarian Universalist Association

For everyone who is wanting to have more conversation with our four UUSC partners to explore more about what it’s like in

Marshall Islands (Mark Stege)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Suja Kurimuddin)
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Transgender Awareness Week

Dear friends,

We are nearing the end of Transgender Awareness Week.  But we are not even close to the end of our need for it.  Increasing awareness is literally a life or death issue for 1 out of every 250 people in the U.S. (and their … read more.