LIRS in the News

Searching for Syrian Orphans
U.S. News & World Report
December 19, 2016

Refugee Nonprofit in Arkansas Mulls Its Path under the New Administration
Nonprofit Quarterly
December 2, 2016

Trump and the Future of an Asylum Haven: Mohawk Valley Prepares
Nonprofit Quarterly
December 1, 2016

Correcting the Record: Recent Arrived Immigrants Show Up for Their Hearings
Human Rights Blog
November 30, 2016

CEO Focus: How Smartphones and Data Can Modernize Refugee Resettlement
Refugees Deeply
November 15, 2016

A program the U.S. can be proud of
The Christian Century
October 25, 2016

World Relief Partners with Churches Across the U.S. to Resettle Refugees
Christianity Daily
October 21, 2016

In our opinion: Helping vetted refugees a powerful statement
Deseret News
October 21, 2016

Excitement over budding Mormon-Lutheran partnership for refugee relief grows with donation, visit
Deseret News
October 18, 2016

Withdrawal from refugee program won’t stem tide of resettlement in Texas
Your Houston News
September 30, 2016

Former Unaccompanied Minor Joins U.N. Meeting as Charities Staffer
Catholic New York
September 28, 2016

Olympian swimmer refugee to world leaders: ‘It is not a choice to flee from your home’
September 22, 2016

Texas says withdrawing from US refugee resettlement program
September 22, 2016

Texas Threatens to Pull Out of Refugee Resettlement Program
New York Times
September 21, 2016

Texas threatens to leave U.S. refugee program
Austin American-Statesman
September 21, 2016

Texas threatens to leave federal refugee program without security guarantees from Washington
Houston Chronicle
September 21, 2016

Texas Aims to Withdraw from US Refugee Resettlement Program
Voice of America
September 21, 2016

Texas Warns Feds It May Withdraw From Refugee Program
CBS Dallas
September 21, 2016

Understanding and developing cultural sensitivity among diverse communities
Atkin Independent Age
September 17, 2016

‘My Neighbor is Muslim’: Small Group Study Series Hosted at Four Times and Locations
Hibbing Daily Tribune
September 11, 2016

The U.S. should stop using privately run detention centers
Washington Post
August 25, 2016

Detaining Refugee Children
The New York Times
August 8, 2016

Trussell: We need to open our hearts
The Roanoke Times
August 8, 2016

Detaining immigrants has a more profound effect than many realize
Global Sisters Report
July 25, 2016

Honoring and Celebrating Refugees on World Refugee Day
The White House
June 20, 2016

U.S. Likely Won’t Deliver On Promise To Resettle 10,000 Syrian Refugees
Huffington Post
June 20, 2016

Group seeks to bring 100 refugees to Arkansas yearly
West Plains Daily Quill
May 29, 2016

His message to new refugees in Montana: ‘You have to have thick skin’
Public Radio International
May 25, 2016

NW Arkansas group seeks to welcome more refugees
Arkansas Online
May 23, 2016

Pa’s largest refugee resettlement program to close next month
Allentown Morning Call
May 19, 2016

Why So Many Asylum Seekers Come to America and Wind Up Homeless
May 12, 2016

177-Group Coalition to Attorney General: Minors Need Legal Representation Now
Latin Post
April 30, 2016

Pa.’s largest refugee resettlement agency is shutting down, but pathway to state remains open
April 19, 2016

Detaining immigrants for profit a bad business to be in
Orange County Register
April 18, 2016

Online Exclusive
The Times and Democrat
April 16, 2016

Hundreds of Migrant Teens Are Being Held Indefinitely in Locked Detention
National Public Radio
April 11, 2016

Church speaker tries to quell refugee fears in Hagerstown
Herald-Mail Media
April 8, 2016

Canopy group will make sure refugees are covered …
Arkansas Catholic
April 4, 2016

Number of refugees coming to Michigan expected to hit recent high
The Detroit News
March 20, 2016

Case backlog at immigration courts could hit more than 1 million
Houston Chronicle
March 15, 2016

Questions Arise About Feds Loaning Smartphones to Immigrants
February 11, 2016

McCrory’s resistance to Syrian refugees evolved quickly, remains…
January 31, 2016

Remember refugees are fleeing for their lives, urges US bishop
Ecumenical News
January 7, 2016

Remember refugees are fleeing for their lives, urges US bishop
Ecumenical News
January 7, 2016

In a global refugee crisis, America’s values must overcome fear and politics
The Hill
December 24, 2015

Cruz muddles accusation against Rubio’s 2013 immigration bill
December 18, 2015

FactChecking the Fifth GOP Debate
December 16, 2015

Cruz Attacks Rubio on Refugees
December 10, 2015

Letter Campaign Refugee Children Detention
December 4, 2015

As Syrian refugees head to Texas, state vows to keep them out
Los Angeles Times‎
December 4, 2015

Don’t bow to the fear that ISIS spreads‎
December 4, 2015