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Thumbnail one la iaf meeting eric garcetti Affordable housing may soon get $75 million in funding thanks to efforts of interfaith organization

This summer could mark the beginning of more affordable housing for the city of Los Angeles — where the housing shortage and skyrocketing rents...

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Thumbnail archbishop jose horacio gomez of los angeles california at a press briefing on the synod on the family at the holy see press office on october 22 2015 credit daniel ibanez cna 1 Archbishop Gomez: English wasn't America's first language

Washington D.C., Mar 30, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In recent months, national debates over immigration and deportation have reached a fever...

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Rosa Bonilla, a U.S. citizen and mother of three, is worried about her Boyle Heights neighbors who are undocumented. “The pain that we are...

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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 jerry brown california seal Governor Jerry Brown signs bill allowing immigrants to purchase health insurance

On June 10, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law allowing undocumented immigrants to buy health insurance through the state’s...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 1318312 ‘I was a stranger and you welcomed me’

Over 37 years ago when Annunciation House – a sanctuary and home of hospitality that has served over 100,000 refugees, homeless poor and...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 516306004 L.A. area workshops to focus on immigrant rights and emergency preparedness for immigrant families

In the light of recent changes on national immigration policies which have raised fears and anxieties among families and communities of various...

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Thumbnail 20160623t1446 4203 cns scotus immigration ruling Millions of undocumented immigrants face deportation following Supreme Court tie

A program designed to shield an estimated 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation and allow millions to legally obtain work in the...

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Editor’s note: On March 8, Archbishop Gomez addressed a gathering of Catholics and other leaders in politics and business at a symposium hosted by...

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Thumbnail 20160217t1916 284 cns pope juarez mass Pope Francis pleas for migrants at U.S.-Mexico border

Standing on Mexican soil, less than a football field’s distance from the U.S., Pope Francis boldly spoke out on behalf of thousands of desperate...

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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 dolores huerta ufw ‘¡Si se puede!’: Dolores Huerta discusses the legacy and lessons of the UFW

On the eve of Cesar Chavez Day on March 31, Angelus News spoke with UFW co-founder Dolores Huerta about the unity and perseverance epitomized by...

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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 republican national convention in cleveland ohio on july 19 2016 credit jeff swensen getty images cna 1 What Catholics have to say about the GOP platform

Cleveland, Ohio, Jul 19, 2016 / 04:26 pm (CNA).- The detailed platform adopted by the Republican Party this week received mixed reactions among...

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