Daily Archives: September 11, 2020

Democracy and the United Nations – Update From Sister Marianne Sennick, CSJ, Main Representative CSJ UNNGO

Democracy and the United Nations Marianne Sennick, CSJ Main Representative CSJ UNNGO When the United Nations conveneson September 15, 2020, it celebrates its 75th anniversary. It is also the beginning of the Decade of Action to fulfill the Sustainable Development Goals adopted in 2015. (https://unsdg.un.org/2030-agenda/decade-action) The UN General Assembly passed a resolution proclaiming September 15, 2020 the International Day of…

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September 11

Reflection On this anniversary of that tragic day, we remember how we were united in shock and pain. There were no divisions then. We did not ask what race, what religion, what political party, or what country of origin¬† the dead were. We did not submerge our compassion for their husbands, wives, partners or children. Americans had been attacked; Americans…

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