Jorie came to Canada in July of 1995. Before she left for Canada her brother asked her what she would do if something went wrong?
“We have to move out. We have no place to go.” The woman from whom the statement came sat across from me. She looked scared and lost. Her 18 year old son stared blankly ahead.
Thierry Tshiswaka spent the first 23 years of his life growing up in the western part of the Democratic Republic of Congo with his family.