The humanitarian crisis that began on the U.S. southern border is beginning to effect other parts of the nation. In this week’s edition of the Top Picks, I’d like to highlight a post by Aura Bogado of Colorlines who offers a positive story from the complex situation taking place in Murrieta,... more
The Washington Post recently published my letter to the editor. On July 2, I expressed the dire need to offer children fleeing violence in Central America a place of safety in the United States. Please take a moment to read my letter:
People of faith in the United States opened their hearts and... more
The crisis along the southern border continues to challenge elected officials. The need for medical care and safe housing is growing and receiving mixed reactions. Visit our blog for HEADLINES: Immigration. I’ll bring you all the most important and up-to-date news on the immigration... more
The U.S. government’s voice of welcome to vulnerable migrant children risks being rescinded.
From 2002 up to 2011, the U.S. government has championed many much needed reforms to assist unaccompanied migrant children who have fled to the United States, seeking refuge in our country. The U.S.... more
Happy Fourth of July! I hope that all get a moment to enjoy today with family and friends.
The United States stands as a symbol of freedom and justice. It has also become a place of safety, security, and opportunity for immigrants and refugees fleeing complex situations in their home countries. In... more