HEADLINES: Immigration – April 1, 2015

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imageMigrant children and families continue fleeing their home countries – fleeing threats, gangs, and domestic violence – for asylum in the United States. Though the detention centers built to hold mothers and children continue to be used, people of faith across the country are denouncing this inhumane practice. Visit our blog for HEADLINES: Immigration. I’ll bring you all the most important and up-to-date news on the immigration debate.

Why We Need to End Family Detention—Again [Politico Magazine]

Faith Leaders Call for End to ‘Harsh Policy’ of Detaining Immigrant Families [National Catholic Reporter]

Immigrants Without Legal Status to Continue Fight for In-State Tuition [AJC]

Religious Leaders Visit Family Detention Center [KSAT San Antonio]

Dairy Farmers, in Dire Need of Workers, Feel Helpless as Immigration Reform Sours [LA Times]

5 Ways Los Angeles County’s Population is Changing [LA Daily News]

Clerics Urge US to End Family Detention of Immigrants [ABC News]

Photo Credit: Mark Stevens

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