In the beginning – “Stories from the Heart” by Sydney Stevens – The Chinook Observer

In August, 2017 a remarkable series of articles was published in The Chinook Observer, a Southwest Washington community newspaper. Authored by local columnist Sydney Stevens, the weekly column raised awareness, and provoked a wider community conversation while providing relative anonymity for our undocumented immigrant families.

In the 11th installment dated October 17, 2017, a Pacific County Immigrant Support member offered perspective in the final paragraph titled “An Activist Speaks.” 

Read the entire “Stories From the Heart” series: 
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12