Unchanging community resistance amid the COVID-19 crisis
Published in the Global Sisters Report – April 15, 2020.
Written by current Loretto Volunteer Celine Reinoso about her and her housemates’ experience volunteering in El Paso during the coronavirus outbreak.
El Paso, Texas — As El Paso goes into week four of self-isolation and community quarantine, it’s hard not to notice the mood change in the community. There are no longer sounds of children playing in the school playgrounds and laughter from weekend family gatherings. The roads are empty and quiet, and no melodies of Spanish-language music float through the neighborhoods. The low hum of wind rustling through the leaves is the new soundtrack to Sun City.
Read the full article here.