Sonia Nazario, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author of Enrique’s Journey, recently spoke to the Missouri State and Springfield communities about her life, career and thoughts on the complex issues surrounding immigration.
The conversation extended to social media, where attendees shared their reactions on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Selected social media posts
Doors are opened and Hammons hall is filling up for the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Sonia Nazario to speak. #CitizenBear
— ALEXIS ALSTON (@EYESOFFALEXIS) November 1, 2016
Sonia Nazario became determined to be a journalist to tell the truth and shed light on stories that matter. That's a #CitizenBear
— Bree James (@Hello_Bree_Here) November 2, 2016
— Missouri State (@MissouriState) November 2, 2016
Sonia traveled about 1600 miles on top of 7 freight trains for about 3 months retracing the steps of Enrique's journey… #citizenbear
— sami (@Sami_Timmerberg) November 2, 2016
Sonia Nazario reminds us that now, more than ever, we must remember to be compassionate. #CitizenBear
— Chelsea Loftus (@chelsea_loftus) November 2, 2016
— Evgenia Kotova (@zzhenyak) November 2, 2016
— Clif Smart (@ClifSmart) November 2, 2016