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J.D. Long-García is a senior editor at America.
Politics & Society News
J.D. Long-GarcíaOctober 09, 2018
A 5.9-magnitude earthquake rocked the Caribbean nation of Haiti Oct. 6, with authorities estimating 15 dead and 333 injured, the Associated Press reports.
Faith Faith in Focus
J.D. Long-GarcíaOctober 03, 2018
St. Francis didn’t just serve the poor and love animals. He taught us how to die well, too.
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaOctober 02, 2018
Posada Guadalupe can host as many as 20 young men at a time. They work on their G.E.D.s and learn English while they wait for their asylum applications to be processed.
Faith Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaSeptember 24, 2018
"Young Latinos are engaged. They are open to giving of themselves,” Archbishop José Gomez said. “We need to be more conscious of ministries for young Catholics.”
Faith Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaSeptember 21, 2018
The U.S. bishops initiated the Encuentro, which means “Encounter,” to better serve the growing Latin American community.
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaSeptember 20, 2018
Congress has authorized one-third of the estimated $120 billion some estimate Puerto Rico will require for recovery.
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaSeptember 14, 2018
President Donald Trump tweeted that hurricanes Irma and Maria did not kill 3,000 Puerto Ricans. The assertion runs contrary to recent findings announced by Puerto Rico’s governor, Ricardo Rossello.
Faith Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaSeptember 12, 2018
Encuentro, which means “Encounter,” is an initiative from the U.S. bishops that seeks to better serve the growing Latin American community and will continue through 2020.
Faith Faith in Focus
J.D. Long-GarcíaSeptember 07, 2018
Some Catholics would like to exploit the crisis to promote anti-L.G.B.T. agendas. We cannot stand for it.
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaAugust 30, 2018
Inspired by Medellín, María del Carmen Moncayo de Villaseñor and María Luisa Arroyo de Ramírez founded the association in Mexico City in 1973.