Tag Archives: Human dignity

Specks and Planks

“Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.” Dietrich Bonhoeffer The current US presidential race looks more like the gladiators’ game, … Continue reading

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Today We are Ashamed

  Today EU and the Balkans have capitulated to fear and lack of empathy.  Balkan countries along the refugee corridor have sealed their borders, one by one. At the one end of the Balkan refugee corridor Slovenia closed its border … Continue reading

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Why We Care about the Refugees?

These were the days of early September last year. We were only a couple of weeks away from the finish of the 2015 Renewing Our Minds (ROM) Gathering in Fuzine, Croatia. A group of ROM leaders developed a quick plan … Continue reading

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Presentation at the A&M University

Audio recording of an interactive session with Tihomir Kukolja on the Current Refugee Crisis, at the A&M University, College Station TX On Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015, and hosted by The Fulbright Student Association, and moderated by Viktor Mitevski. The quality and … Continue reading

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A Sad Day for America

  Today is a sad day for America. The US House voted overwhelmingly to block the program that would have otherwise allowed 10000 Syrian refugees enter the US. The Syrian refugees are not terrorists. Today America is punishing the people … Continue reading

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Winter Appeal: Help us Help Refugees

You are only one click away from making a difference in the new ROM’s mission for refugees in Europe. Please, CLICK HERE now to give and share with your friends. Freezing winter months in Croatia are only a few weeks away, … Continue reading

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Notes from the Refugee Trail in Serbia

  Just over a month has passed since my return from Serbia where, together with the ROM and EUS team, I spent several days encountering refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. I tried to keep some kind of journal. Here … Continue reading

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Defeating the Evil of Human Trafficking

Marko Stupar is a member of the leadership teams of EUS, Serbia (IFES Serbia) and the Renewing Our Minds Initiative in Southeast Europe. He is also a vocal activist against human trafficking in Serbia and the Balkans (Southeast Europe). In … Continue reading

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Dying They Prayed “Ya Rabbi Yasua”

You saw the picture. Maybe you watched the video too. Or maybe you avoided paying attention because the sight was too violent? Here is the picture. A group of Coptic Christians from Egypt, dressed in the orange prisoner costumes are … Continue reading

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Human Dignity Means Responsibility

Leo van Doesburg, Director for European Affairs and Policy Advising of European Christian and Political Movement (ECPM) talks about ECPM and its views on dignity of human life, family values, gender equality, legalization of same sex marriages, euthanasia, prostitution, human … Continue reading

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