Deferred Action For Children Arrivals

Thumbnail archbishop jos h gomez at the second annual immigration summit at christ cathedral feb 27 2016 courtesy of the la archdiocese cna 2 29 16 Archbishop Gomez calls on Congress to pass Dream Act

Los Angeles, Calif., Jul 24, 2017 / 03:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Too many young people are threatened with deportation because their parents brought...

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Thumbnail vp gomez 2 Archbishop Gomez prods President Trump to change DACA position

President Donald Trump’s promise to treat undocumented minors with “great heart” needs to be reflected in policy that gives them legal protection,...

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Thumbnail protests against the end of daca at the white house on sept 5 2017 credit matt hadro cna Bishops decry Trump administration's decision to end DACA

Bishops condemned the Trump administration’s decision Tuesday to end a program that benefited hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who...

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Thumbnail border marker at san ysidro jd Bishops remain hopeful on immigration reform in a Trump presidency

Washington D.C., Jan 14, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The upcoming inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump has raised questions about the...

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Thumbnail empty college classroom credit ryan tyler smith via flickr cc by 20 cna 2 4 15 Catholic academics urge protection of undocumented students

Washington D.C., May 24, 2017 / 08:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In the wake of increased government crackdown on immigration, a letter was sent to the...

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Thumbnail daca john allen angelus news Decision time on DACA

President Donald Trump’s decision on Sept. 5 to rescind the 2012 policy known as DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, has...

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Thumbnail paulina ruiz daca ‘Dreamers’: At risk for an American nightmare

Paulina Ruiz was born in Chihuahua, Mexico. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy shortly after birth, by the tender age of 6, Ruiz required urgent surgery...

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Thumbnail dreamers paulina ruiz Everyone is worried about the Dreamers

Well, not everyone. Some people believe that anyone who is in the country illegally should be removed — period. But there is worry within the...

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Thumbnail inmigration reform Future Unknown: Uncertainty surrounds immigration reform

It would be tough to find a pundit who isn’t expecting drastic changes from the executive branch once the Trump administration takes office Jan....

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Thumbnail deamer jorge luis valdez angelus news Life in limbo: Dream Act of 2017 renews hope in young immigrants

Jorge Padilla, 25, is a student, pizza restaurant manager … and an undocumented immigrant. The day after the Nov. 8 election was, without a doubt,...

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Thumbnail 20170905t1245 0632 cns daca trump decision Statement on President Donald J. Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

I am deeply disappointed by President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. I speak as a pastor not...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 572153530 Trump splits the baby on immigration

Faced with the difficult decision of what to do about DACA and DAPA, the Trump administration split the baby. The good news: This seems like a...

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