Entries by Christopher Kerr

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37 Years Later: Remembering Blessed Oscar Romero

In honor of the 37th anniversary of Blessed Oscar Romero’s death, ISN spoke with two staff members at Christians for Peace in El Salvador (CRISPAZ), Francisco Mena, executive director, and Elba Moreira, delegation coordinator.

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27 Years: A Conversation with CASA about the Jesuit Martyrs and their Companions

ISN had the opportunity to speak with Kevin and Trena Yonkers-Talz, co-founders and directors of the Casa de la Solidaridad, a program of Santa Clara University based at the University of Central America in San Salvador, El Salvador. Joining Kevin and Trena was their colleague Lidia Ramirez, who was a friend of Elba Ramos prior to the 1989 murders. The conversation was originally broadcast on Facebook Live on November 16, 2016.

Catholic Sisters Urge Presidential Candidates to Engage in Civil Discourse

More than 5,600 Catholic Sisters signed a letter asking the US presidential candidates “to engage in political dialogue that reflects the principles and values upon which this nation was founded.”