Eyes Wide Open, the American Friends Service Committee's widely-accalimed exhibition on the human cost of the Iraq War, features a pair of boots honoring each U.S. military casualty and a field of shoes to memoralize the Iraqis killed in the conflict. Eyes Wide Open has toured to over 100 cities across the U.S. and has been visited by hundreds of thousands of people.
Omer recently completed an AFSC Peace Fellowship, working to "Organize the Hope" at Central College in Pella, Iowa.
Pilgrimage for Justice and Peace in Greensboro
The 23rd annual Pilgrimage for Justice and Peace is coming to Greensboro this month! On Tuesday the 30th, the day's activities begin at 9:30 on the Guilford College campus. If you're only available in the afternoon, there are things you can do too! For more information and a full schedule of events, see our blog.