Unaccompanied Minors

Thumbnail unaccompanied child july 2014 2 credit katy senour cna cna 7 14 14 4 A look into the rights of child migrants

In 1999, two teenagers froze to death in the hold of a Sabena Airlines Airbus A330 travelling from Guinea to Brussels. Yaguine Koïta and Fodé...

MORE
Thumbnail us mexico border crossing at san ysidro credit josh denmark us customs and border protection cc by sa 20 cna 6 5 14 1 Bishop cites teaching of popes in push to protect migrant kids

Bishop Mark Seitz of El Paso, Texas, invoked the social teaching of multiple popes in a plea for Congress to address the “humanitarian crisis” of...

MORE
Thumbnail crowds turned out for a town hall meeting in los angeles where archbishop jose h gomez spoke on immigration jan 14 2014 courtesy of victor aleman vida nuevacom cna Bishops disappointed as Trump administration ends migration program for minors

After the Trump administration ended a parole program for young migrants from Central America, the head of the U.S. bishops’ migration committee...

MORE
Thumbnail pregnancy pregnant woman prolife credit tatiana vdb via flickr cc by 20 cna 12 18 14 Bishops welcome efforts to defend unborn child of undocumented teen

Texas' bishops have welcomed the decision of an appeals court delaying the government-assisted procurement of an abortion by an undocumented...

MORE
Thumbnail child peering through fence immigration credit peter kirkeskov rasmussen via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna 5 28 15 Bishop: Trump's immigration principles will harm the vulnerable

After US President Donald Trump asked Congress to pass stricter immigration laws if they plan to grant legal status to certain undocumented...

MORE
Thumbnail 12 year old twins from the old city of homs stand near garbage outside a dilapidated building credit   unicef uni201161 ohanesian cna 1 13 16 Don't ignore children suffering war and separation, Holy See tells UN

Armed conflicts brings out “the most vicious forms of violence against children” and the world must act to aid the young victims of violence and...

MORE
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....

MORE