Faith Groups call on President to address rights violations of current immigration system

Earlier this week twenty-four national faith-based organizations, including the Ignatian Solidarity Network delivered a letter to President Barack Obama, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, and Attorney General Eric Holder urging them to address human and civil rights violations, lack of transparency, and governance issues that continue within the U.S. government’s immigration enforcement practices.

Religious Leaders To Obama: Do Not Compromise Rights of Unaccompanied Children

Earlier this week forty national religious leaders called on President Obama to ensure the due process rights of unaccompanied children fleeing violence in Central America as the Administration considers its next steps on immigration.
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Jesuit Organizations Release Toolkit on Advocacy for Rights of Unaccompanied Children from Central America

The U.S. Jesuit Conference, Jesuit Refugee Service USA and the Ignatian Solidarity Network have released a “Toolkit for Advocating for the Rights of Unaccompanied Children and Families Fleeing Central America.”