Raeesah Reese & Linda Tenerowicz | Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice 2013

Title: "Supporting an End to the Occupation of Palestine; Changing our Social Contract for a Hopeful Future Raeesah Reese is a senior at Loyola Marymount University studying screenwriting and theological studies. She has explored her…

Emma Coley & Thomas Imhoff | Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice 2013

Emma Coley and Thomas Imhoff attend Walsh Jesuit High School in Cuyahoga Falls, OH. This past school year (2012-2013) they spurred a capital punishment education and advocacy initiative while attempting to "set the world on fire."
Regis Jesuit High School students and staff

Over 800 Ignatian Family Advocates Call for Social Justice on Capitol Hill

"This year’s Teach-In and lobbying came at a significant time for faith-based advocacy in our country,” said Christopher Kerr, executive director of the Ignatian Solidarity Network. “Not only were IFTJ participants be moved by powerful speeches and prayers, but their advocacy on Capitol Hill made a difference. Now is the time for humane comprehensive immigration reform, greater respect for minimum-wage workers, and action in support of our most vulnerable neighbors.”