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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
Black Catholics believe that the time is now for the church to have a long-overdue reassessment over its role with racism and racial injustice.
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
Sister Norma Pimentel called for an end to the "Remain in Mexico" policy that keeps would-be asylum-seekers on the other side of the border until their case is adjudicated.
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
Bishop Mark J. Seitz of El Paso, Texas has said that the Trump Administration's restrictive immigration measures are literally sending migrants to their death.
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
In a report, Refugees International claims that U. S. immigration policy of denying asylum to Guatemalans--in addition to poor living conditions--has led to the spread of coronavirus throughout the Americas.
FaithNews
Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
After calling for transparency and dialogue in the country, Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chavez, auxiliary bishop of San Salvador, found himself under attack, including being called a "Judas" and other names via social media.
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
DACA was implemented in 2012 under an executive order from President Barack Obama, but in 2017, the Trump administration rescinded it with its own executive order.
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
On June 16, the country of more than 6.5 million reported a total of more than 4,000 confirmed cases and hit a daily high of 125 new reported cases, though some believe the figures are underreported.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
The Archdiocese of New York, in partnership with Somos, an immigrant doctors network, will offer covid-19 testing to underserved communities in New York City.
The U.S.-Canada border crossing in Lacolle, Canada. The Trump administration is scheduled to formally publish more stringent asylum rules June 15 and allow 30 days for public comment. (CNS photo/Christinne Muschi, Reuters) 
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
The changes may eliminate multiple grounds under which people can be granted asylum and allow immigration judges to reject asylum applications without hearing from those seeking it.
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Rhina Guidos - Catholic News Service
As the protests over the death of George Floyd continued, more and more Catholic clergy are joining in, lending their voices in demanding justice and human rights.