May 6: “From Surviving Genocide to Confronting My Own Violence”

Nerma Frieden, a survivor of the Bosnian War (1992-1995) will talk about coming to the USA as a Muslim refugee, finding a safe haven at the UU Church of Peoria, the one sermon that changed her life, and how it led to a realization that all violence, oppression, and injustice are inextricably interwoven and that she was a part of the problem.