HEADLINES: Border Crisis — October 1, 2014

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button_icon_immigration_headlinesQuietly, while anti-immigrant rhetoric takes center stage in congressional mid-term elections, another wave of the sanctuary movement, which rose in the 1980’s, is making its way across America. Faith communities across the country have begun to shelter migrants and refugees who are fighting deportation. As people of faith, we must continue to serve and protect those in need and prepare our communities to offer a long welcome. Visit our blog for HEADLINES: Border Crisis. I’ll bring you all the most important and up-to-date news on the immigration debate.

Growing Religious Movement Shields Undocumented Immigrants [MSNBC]

Another Tucson Church Shields Immigrant from Deportation [Arizona Daily Star]

Military Path Opened for Young Immigrants [The New York Times]

Refugee Flow to Industrialized Nations is Poised for a 20-Year High [The New York Times]

D.C. Creates School for Influx of New Immigrant Students [My Fox DC]

Obama Will ‘Make Good’ on Immigration Reform Promise, Aide Says [The Hill]

The Activists at the Frontlines of Immigration Reform [MSNBC]

Obama Approves $4M to Fund Lawyers for Immigrant Children in Deportation Proceedings [CBS News]

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