Brandon Sanchez is a Joseph A. O’Hare fellow at America.
A second-grade Spanish class at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic School in Henderson, Ky., in March 2018. The school has 33 students registered as Hispanic for the 2018-19 academic year, up three from last year. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Faith Dispatches
Brandon SanchezSeptember 21, 2018
Only about 8 percent of teachers in Catholic schools are Hispanic, compared with 17 percent of students. Low salaries and a weak professional pipeline make it difficult to diversify the teaching staff.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Brandon SanchezSeptember 20, 2018
The announcement that the United States will cap its intake of refugees at 30,000 was swiftly denounced by Catholic leaders.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Brandon SanchezSeptember 18, 2018
This economy is not working for human beings.
Politics & Society News Analysis
Brandon SanchezSeptember 07, 2018
Since hearings began on Sept. 4, they have been marked by daily interruptions—in the audience and from the dais.
Arts & Culture Ideas
Brandon SanchezAugust 31, 2018
As things stand, we are all equal, but some of us are more equal than others.
Arts & Culture Ideas
Brandon SanchezAugust 21, 2018
“There’s so many people looking,” said a girl in a backwards baseball cap, “but there’s no one to see.”