U.S. Customs and Border Protection mounted officers attempt to contain migrants as they cross the Rio Grande from Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, into Del Rio, Texas, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. Thousands of Haitian migrants have been arriving to Del Rio, Texas, as authorities attempt to close the border to stop the flow of migrants. (AP Photo/Felix Marquez)
Politics & SocietyNews Analysis
Kevin Clarke
With the likelihood that migration to the U.S. border will only increase in the near term, U.S. officials need to shore up existing structures and create new ones.
Pro-life activists demonstrate against legal abortion near Mexico's Supreme Court building in Mexico City July 29, 2020.
Politics & SocietyNews
David Agren - Catholic News Service
Observers say the court decision sets precedent and will lead to decriminalization across the country. The decision also removed criminal sanctions for abortion providers.
FaithFaith in Focus
Deirdre Cornell
In Latin American immigrant communities, lay faith leaders adapt a ritual of mourning that builds community amid isolation.
Jan-Albert Hootsen
Tlaxpana is among hundreds of communities across Mexico dealing with the sudden loss of parish priests during the Covid pandemic.
Arts & CultureFilm
John Anderson
“Lady of Guadalupe” is not an episode of “Law & Order: Sacred Visions Unit,” or anything close, though it might inspire devotion to Our Lady.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
J.D. Long-García
‘It is a question of perspective. Whose perspective do we adopt when we ask questions like that?’