Immigration

Politics & Society Features
Ashley McKinlessJanuary 12, 2017
President Donald Trump’s journey to the White House began with a simple promise: “I will build a great, great wall.”
Defending 'Dreamers.' Immigration advocates demonstrate on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House in Washington in this Dec. 30, 2015, file photo. (CNS photo/Shawn Thew/EPA)
Politics & Society Signs Of the Times
Kevin ClarkeJanuary 12, 2017
Under current law many so-called Dreamers are technically subject to deportation to home countries.
Politics & Society Podcasts
The EditorsJanuary 12, 2017
As National Migration Week concludes Jill Marie Gerschutz-Bell a senior policy and legislative specialist for Catholic Relief Services discusses the conflicts and crises that are forcing people from their communities in the Middle East Africa and Central America
Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinJanuary 12, 2017
Archbishop José Gomez of Los Angeles called the video “a beautiful message...and I think that is what we need right now, more hope for the future."
Faith Dispatches
Gerard O’ConnellJanuary 09, 2017
Migrants and refugees must be given a dignified welcome, the pope said in his New Year's message.
Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersJanuary 06, 2017
We asked our readers what issues should President-Elect Donald J. Trump focus on in his first 100 days as president.