Social Justice While Social Distancing
Published on the Catholic Volunteer Network website – April 20, 2020. Written by Gabriele Eissner, a current Loretto Volunteer.
We are living in an unprecedented time. This moment implores us to recognize our common humanity. Now more than ever, we are able to see that the health of the most vulnerable among us determines the health of us all. The COVID-19 pandemic has magnified existing inequalities. It has grabbed us by the shoulders and shaken us. Personally, witnessing the effects of the novel coronavirus has pushed me to confront my privilege in ways I had never imagined. While it all seems a bit overwhelming, I am encouraged by a community that continues to respond to injustices with resilience and courage.
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