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Thumbnail archbishop jos h gomez at the second annual immigration summit at christ cathedral feb 27 2016 courtesy of the la archdiocese cna 2 29 16 Archbishop Gomez calls on Congress to pass Dream Act

Los Angeles, Calif., Jul 24, 2017 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Too many young people are threatened with deportation because their parents brought...

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Thumbnail immigration protests los angeles Archdiocese readies immigrant community for uncertain future

“In parish communities, we have seen uncertainty, fear and restlessness because families don’t know exactly what’s going to happen in the wake of...

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Thumbnail border marker at san ysidro jd Bishops remain hopeful on immigration reform in a Trump presidency

Washington D.C., Jan 14, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The upcoming inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump has raised questions about the...

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Thumbnail empty college classroom credit ryan tyler smith via flickr cc by 20 cna 2 4 15 Catholic academics urge protection of undocumented students

Washington D.C., May 24, 2017 / 08:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In the wake of increased government crackdown on immigration, a letter was sent to the...

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Thumbnail students credit diego cervo shutterstock cna Catholic colleges to undocumented students: You're still welcome

Washington D.C., Dec 6, 2016 / 12:32 am (CNA).- More than 100 presidents of Catholic colleges and universities have reaffirmed their support for...

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Thumbnail paulina ruiz daca ‘Dreamers’: At risk for an American nightmare

Paulina Ruiz was born in Chihuahua, Mexico. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy shortly after birth, by the tender age of 6, Ruiz required urgent surgery...

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Thumbnail dreamers paulina ruiz Everyone is worried about the Dreamers

Well, not everyone. Some people believe that anyone who is in the country illegally should be removed — period. But there is worry within the...

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Thumbnail immigration worries california farmers Fear in the valley of tears: How tough talk on immigration is frightening farmworkers

LAMONT — Three white-bearded workers in turbans tie up the tops of almond trees in the San Joaquin Valley. They work quickly in the hot afternoon...

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Thumbnail inmigration reform Future Unknown: Uncertainty surrounds immigration reform

It would be tough to find a pundit who isn’t expecting drastic changes from the executive branch once the Trump administration takes office Jan....

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Thumbnail 20160310t1031 0095 cns scotus brief daca dapa Let’s protect young immigrants

Talk of deporting the 11 million undocumented immigrants was common on the campaign trail. So too were allusions to rescinding the Deferred Action...

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Thumbnail deamer jorge luis valdez angelus news Life in limbo: Dream Act of 2017 renews hope in young immigrants

Jorge Padilla, 25, is a student, pizza restaurant manager … and an undocumented immigrant. The day after the Nov. 8 election was, without a doubt,...

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Thumbnail 20160701t1117 0293 cns advocates immigration next Residents: Quagmire awaits immigrants after Supreme Court decision

LA PUENTE — He wasn’t about to make any mistakes now. Mauricio Orellano went back to his house to make sure he had the right days listed. In order...

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Thumbnail 20170719t1159 0168 cns vasquez daca protection Statement on Introduction of “Dream Act of 2017” (S. 1615)

I welcome this new bipartisan legislation and I am grateful to Senator Graham and Senator Durbin for their leadership. This bill is an important...

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Thumbnail carmen The face of a broken immigration system

Another door was shut for close to five million undocumented immigrants who were waiting for a solution to their migration “limbo.” They will...

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Thumbnail door of mercy los angeles Thousands gather for Mass celebrating immigrant spirit in America

Two groups of pilgrims set out on long journeys on foot in the early morning hours on Sunday. Their destination was the Cathedral of Our Lady of...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 572153530 Trump splits the baby on immigration

Faced with the difficult decision of what to do about DACA and DAPA, the Trump administration split the baby. The good news: This seems like a...

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