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In the Shadow of Safety

On my parents’ street in Stockholm, it’s so unnervingly quiet that I sometimes forget we’re in a capital city. Maybe because out the kitchen window and across the narrow, uphill road from our fourth-floor apartment, a vast concrete complex rises into stately spires: the largest police station in Stockholm, center of the Swedish equivalent of the CIA and the FBI, and home to the most secure courtroom in the country. 808 more words

The Plague Against the Poor

The seeds of the International Justice Mission (IJM) stemmed from a church full of slaughtered bodies.

For as Gary Haugen, director of a UN Special Investigations Unit and future founder of IJM, stood on the scene of a massacre directly after the 1994 Rwandan genocide, he came to a revelation: 700 more words