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Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service February 12, 2015
Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas Feb. 11 urged Congress to work for immigration reform but not through the path it is currently seeking with increased border enforcement, tougher criteria for immigrant families seeking asylum and a quicker return of immigrant children to their homelands."These bills wo
Pope Francis kisses a baby during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Dec. 10. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service December 12, 2014
During the second year of his pontificate, Pope Francis was still feeling the love, and not just from Catholics or those from his homeland of Argentina.A Pew Research Center study released Dec. 11 showed that the pope has broad support across much of the world. Sixty percent of the 43 nations polled
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta parishioner Catherine Hayek prays at the Ferguson, Mo., church on Nov. 24 as violence began to erupt in the town following the St. Louis County grand jury's announcement. (CNS photo/Lisa Johnston, St. Louis Review)
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Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service November 26, 2014
The scenes of chaos and violence in Ferguson, Missouri, on Nov. 24 following the grand jury's decision not to indict the white police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, an African-American teenager, reveal deeper issues going on in the country, said one of the country's black Ca
An immigration march and rally near the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters in Washington on Aug. 28. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
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Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service August 29, 2014
Immigrants, activists urge Obama to halt deportations, keep families together
Pro-life supporters hold up signs as they celebrate U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down buffer zones around abortion clinics. (CNS photo/Jim Bourg, Reuters)
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Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service June 26, 2014
In concurrence, Justice Scalia warns of "abortion-speech edition of the First Amendment."