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Six Months Into Crisis Jesuits and ISN Express Continued Solidarity with Nicaraguans

The Jesuit Conference Office of Justice and Ecology and the Ignatian Solidarity Network have issued a statement of continued solidarity with the people of Nicaragua on the six-month anniversary of nonviolent protests that led to the deaths toll of at least 300 civilians at the hands of police and government-sponsored paramilitary groups. The initial protests led to the deaths of more than two dozen people. Álvaro Manuel Conrado Davila, a 15-year-old student at Instituto Loyola, the Jesuit High School in Managua, Nicaragua, was among the victims killed while peacefully protesting on April 20.  
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Fr. Timothy Kesicki, S.J. at Liturgy Honoring Slaves Sold by Georgetown University: We Have Greatly Sinned

The liturgy, in honor of the 272 enslaved men, women and children sold by Maryland Jesuits in 1838, was attended by descendants of the enslaved people as well as members of the university community and the general public.

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