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Lights for Liberty Protest, July 12, 2019

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

People

#47 Tuesday August 21st, 2018: Chris Watts formally charged with the murders of his wife and two daughters #1yearagotodayCW

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

Watts

On Fridays We Fight! Lights for Liberty

Join Lights for Liberty, a world wide candlelight vigil to close the immigration detention centers on Friday, July 12, 2019.

Find your closest candlelight vigil by searching… 307 more words

Community

Halifax mourners honour Sri Lanka attack victims at candlelight vigil

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

World

Candelight vigil for Penticton shooting victims

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

News

Nationwide Prayer Vigil April 13!

COME OUT AND PRAY FOR AN END TO ABORTION, SATURDAY, APRIL 13!

Join pro-lifers coast to coast in the solemn prayer vigils at Planned Parenthood facilities coast to coast on Saturday, April 13. 137 more words

Activism

Muslim Student Association Holds Vigil at UB: Honoring the New Zealand Victims of March 15

Interview With MSA President

After the vigil, I got the chance to speak with Khadijah Rodriguez, MSA President, here is the transcript:

Introduce yourself

Khadijah Rodriguez: I’m Khadijah Rodriguez, president of the Muslim Student Association here at UB. 576 more words