Entries by ISN Staff

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Stop Deportation of Boris Leiva, Brother of Saint Peter’s University Senior

Nicole Santis, a senior at Saint Peter’s University, a Jesuit school in Jersey City, NJ, has much to be proud of and excited about. In May, she will graduate from college, the first in her family to do so.

During a time when she should be celebrating she is instead preparing with her family for the deportation of her older brother, Boris Leiva, scheduled for May 1, 2018, just weeks before her graduation.

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Catholic Bishops Expand Call for Legislative Action for Dreamers

The chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishop’s Committee on Migration, Bishop Joe Vásquez, of Austin Texas, announces support for H.R. 4796, the “Uniting and Securing America” (USA) Act of 2018 as it is currently written. The USA Act is a bipartisan bill that offers a path to citizenship to Dreamers and augments existing border security technology at the U.S./Mexico border.