21st Century Lynchings in America: Our Red Record Statement

21st Century Lynchings in America: Our Red Record Statement

Issued by the National Black Sisters’ Conference In 1895 the activist and Civil Rights icon, Ida B. Wells, wrote a research pamphlet called The Red Record. In it Mrs. Wells tabulated the numbers of lynchings in the United States since the Emancipation of African...
Dominican Sisters Condemn Racism

Dominican Sisters Condemn Racism

image c/o leaguetravels The Dominican Sisters issued the following statement in response to the death of George Floyd. We are deeply troubled and distressed by the violent assault on and resulting death of George Floyd, an unarmed African-American man, at the hands of...
Reading Pema Chodron with Sister Jo-Ann Iannotti

Reading Pema Chodron with Sister Jo-Ann Iannotti

If there ever was a time to feel like things are falling apart, a pandemic sweeping the world into quarantine and economic strife would be it. In difficult moments such as this, Dominican Sister of Hope Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP revisits one of her beloved texts: When...
Sister Marie Jeanne Beauregard, OP

Sister Marie Jeanne Beauregard, OP

Sister Marie Jeanne Beauregard, OP of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died Monday, May 18, 2020 in Fall River, MA. She was 91 years of age. The daughter of the late Romeo and Marie Jeanne (Rivard) Beauregard, she was born February 20, 1929 in Saint Liboire, Quebec,...