Sanctuary Restaurant Movement Slowly Catching On in Mass.

(Source: Sanctuary Restaurants; Infographic by Corallys Plasencia) By Vishakha Mathur In light of President Trump’s rhetoric against undocumented immigrants, the Sanctuary Restaurant movement is gaining ground throughout the country. In Massachusetts 11 out of 15,131 eating and drinking places have declared themselves as sanctuary restaurants. They are part of some 370 restaurants, across 35 US states, […]

Party Raises Money, Awareness About Neglected Problems Facing Syria’s Refugee Children

Video by Temi Adeleye By Mukala Kabongo The Mawada Initiative held its first Healing Colors Gala this past weekend at the Exchange Conference Center in the Seaport District in Boston to highlight some of the more neglected problems of the Syrian crisis. The organization, which attempts to raise public awareness around mental health and educational challenges within refugee […]