Nuns on the Bus Blog - Sr. Ilaria Buonriposi reports from the Nuns on the Bus's visit to the office of Rep. Don Bacon and rally in Omaha, Nebraska.
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Global Sisters Report is reporting from the road with frequent updates and photos of Network's sixth Nuns on the Bus tour, On the Road to Mar-a-Lago: Telling the Truth about Tax Policy. Earlier, GSR covered Mend the Gaps July 11-29, 2016; Bridge the Divides, Transform Politics Sept. 10-24, 2015; and also the 10-state We the People, We the Voters tour Sept. 17-Oct. 20, 2014..
Nuns on the Bus Blog - We got right into the spirit of the vigorous chants of the members of the Culinary Workers Union Local 226 in Las Vegas, Nevada. After a long drive from California, we joined them for a meeting in the union hall.
Nuns on the Bus Blog - Sisters report from their visit to the office of Rep. Mimi Walters and rally in Irvine, California, and their roundtable with Culinary Workers Union Local 226 and town hall in Las Vegas.
Nuns on the Bus Blog - On the first day of the 2018 cross-country tour, we visited Homeboy Industries, one site visit along the way as we to listen to people from Los Angeles to West Pam Beach, Florida, to see how U.S. tax policies are affecting them.
Nuns on the Bus Blog - Now that I've had some time to rest up and reflect on the experience of the Nuns on the Bus, Mending the Gap tour, I've been able to identify what I consider to be five important takeaways.
Nuns on the Bus Blog - When I was growing up, it wasn't an aspiration to become president. And yet, here I was, more than five decades later, about to witness something we had never imagined happening become a real possibility.
Nuns on the Bus Blog - The sisters are in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the site of the Democratic National Convention.
Nuns on the Bus Blog - We need to do things differently, to act to shift the conversation in our local communities, in our nation. We even need to ask ourselves, "Who's controlling the conversations?"
Nuns on the Bus Blog - We see a wellspring of hope with the possibility of eradicating the current culture of fear dominating much of the political environment around us. Accompanying that hope, we also see a wellspring of creativity among the people who attend the Nuns on the Bus rallies and caucuses, sharing their visions and dreams for another way forward.
Nus on the Bus Blog - We as a people face some critical choices as we decide what kind of a people — a country — we want to be. The urgency and importance of our choices become more apparent as Nuns on the Bus travels along.
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