How You Can Help the Immigrant Children Separated From Their Families

Embed from Getty Images The recent Trump administration policy that has separated immigrant children from their families at the border is a humanitarian crisis that has rightfully faced global opposition, including from all five living First Ladies. As of yesterday afternoon, President Trump signed an executive order to stop the policy, but the more than […]

A Chat With Bay Area Author Deborah Santana

We sat down with San Rafael’s Deborah Santana to discuss “All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World: Essays on Equality, Justice, and Freedom,” a new anthology centering on experiences of women of color published, edited, and with a foreword by Deborah Santana. Marin Magazine: What is the main message of your foreword? […]

Author Fern Schumer Chapman on Her New Book and Writing About Her Mom

It’s impossible for us to know who we truly are without knowing something of our mothers. That’s why Fern Schumer Chapman of Lake Bluff has spent years unraveling the enigma that is her mother, who was orphaned by the Holocaust. Chapman’s first book, “Motherland: Beyond the Holocaust: A Mother-Daughter Journey to Reclaim the Past” became […]

Jodi Mulder of Evanston

Jodi Mulder and her husband have traveled worldwide sometimes even with two small children, and their travels (to Everest base camp, India, South America, and Middle East) have informed them of some of the most pressing social issues. She is committed to global social change starting in her home and neighborhood. The most recent example […]