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Sarah in Evin Prison, Iran

My daughter Sarah Shourd, and her partner Shane Bauer along with their friend Josh Fattal have been incarcerated in the notorious Evin prison in Iran for more than 10 months now, 312 long and difficul
2007 Peace rally in Portland, OR_Photo by Muna Hamzeh

Zeinab's Mother

Zeinab's Mother Now it is fast and easy. You hear the news on cyberspace. You let your friends know on cyberspace. They can't see your shaky fingers. They can't hear your choked voice.

Private James on the Plane Home

This is a poem I wrote after meeting a young soldier on a plane. He was coming home to Colorado from Iraq. Private James on the Plane Home We’re being sent back in April