Pope Francis gestures during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Oct. 26. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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The only way for resolution "is through solidarity," where everyone pitches in, says Pope Francis.
Politics & Society
In the face of the mounting political crises over immigration, is it possible to bring a renewed perspective to this question?
Politics & Society Dispatches
Gerard O'ConnellOctober 13, 2016
The United Nations reports that more than 50 percent of the world’s 21.3 million refugees are children.
Lorena (not her real name) has lived at Casa Alianza for three year. A photo of her face cannot be published for security reasons.
Politics & Society In All Things
Ashley McKinlessOctober 13, 2016
Lorena was 12 years old when her mother went to Spain in search of work. A week later, she began taking cocaine.
Angelita, age 18, at the Nuevo Eden coffee cooperative in San Marcos, Guatemala, Oct. 5, 2016
Politics & Society In All Things
Ashley McKinlessOctober 07, 2016
Angelita has a resume that would make any aspiring Ivy Leaguer look over their shoulder.
Four mothers and 10 children land in Guatemala City, Guatemala, Jan. 6 after being deported from the United States (CNS/photo/Esteban Biba, EPA).
Politics & Society Dispatches
Ashley McKinlessOctober 05, 2016
A large sign reads “Ya estás en tu país and con tu gente”: “You are now in your country and with your people.” I imagine it is a bittersweet welcome.