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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 daca workshop los angeles Archdiocese, Catholic Charities hold DACA renewal workshops

On Sept. 27, Pope Francis launched a two-year worldwide campaign — Share the Journey/Comparte el Camino — to show solidarity with, and to reach out...

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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 daca john allen angelus news Decision time on DACA

President Donald Trump’s decision on Sept. 5 to rescind the 2012 policy known as DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, has...

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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 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 steve bannon speaking at the 2017 cpac in national harbor maryland credit gage skidmore cc by 30 cna 1 'Outrageous and insulting' – US bishops reject Bannon's immigration remarks

The U.S. bishops’ conference on Thursday sharply rejected claims by former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon that the bishops support...

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Thumbnail pope francis in flight press conference 3 jan 18 2015 vatican catholic news credit alan holdren cna cna Pope hopes Trump will 'rethink' DACA decision on pro-life grounds

During a press conference Sunday aboard the papal plane from Colombia to Rome, Pope Francis said that though he is not familiar with how the...

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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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