Last month there were a series of candlelight vigils happening all across the United States. Known as Lights for Liberty, the main demand of these vigils are the closing of the detention centers that have sprung up to detain recent immigrants (especially ones from Mexico and Central America). 119 more words
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Over the weekend, a weekend that was supposed to be spent celebrating a gender reveal, before changing that to a romantic marriage-saving break in Aspen, instead a candlelight vigil was held outside 2825 Saratoga Trail. 478 more words
About a hundred people attended a candlelight vigil in downtown Halifax on Tuesday, remembering those killed in the Colombo suicide bombings earlier this week.
Faith leaders said prayers in English, Arabic and Sinhala as members of the Sri Lankan diaspora lit candles bordering a chalk drawing of the Asian island nation in Victoria Park. 349 more words
A candlelight vigil will be held on Wednesday evening in Penticton for Monday’s four shooting victims.
On Tuesday, the Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce and the Ooknakane Friendship Centre announced they will be hosting the candlelight vigil. 105 more words
Interview With MSA President
After the vigil, I got the chance to speak with Khadijah Rodriguez, MSA President, here is the transcript:
Khadijah Rodriguez: I’m Khadijah Rodriguez, president of the Muslim Student Association here at UB. 576 more words