Humanitarian Aid

Politics & Society News
J.D. Long-GarcíaNovember 21, 2017
D.H.S. has canceled Temporary Protective Status for Haitians, giving recipients until July 22, 2019, to leave the country.
Politics & Society Short Take
John J. StudzinskiNovember 15, 2017
Working on the frontline to help exploited women requires patience and the sensitivity to move at someone else’s speed.
Father Carlos Francis Mendez visits with Rosa Mendez Torres, a woman who suffers from diabetes, in Las Marias, Puerto Rico. (J.D. Long-García)
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaNovember 15, 2017
Almost two months after the devastating storm, the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church is bringing food, water and blessings to the residents of Las Marias, Puerto Rico.
Students tend to family in need at Universidad Sagrado Corazón in San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Photo: J.D. Long-García)
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaNovember 14, 2017
Students “have lifted up this whole university, challenging us to go out to the margins, like Pope Francis asks.”
Asylum seekers protesting the possible closure of their detention center, on Manus Island, Paua New Guinea, on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. (Australia Broadcasting Coroporation via AP)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Jim McDermottNovember 08, 2017
There is little question that what the government is doing is not only illegal but inhumane and unnecessary.
Politics & Society News
Way up in the highlands of north central Puerto Rico, in an area severely damaged by Hurricane Maria, lies an untold story of an imminent economic catastrophe: the potential decimation of the island's milk industry.