Posts Tagged ‘United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’

Dreamers in the US facing deportation Comments 0

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Dreamers in the United States may be in for a nasty wake-up. Right now, they are facing deportation. The Catholic church in the US has issued an urgent call to action to help Dreamers (young immigrants brought illegally to the country as children). While they are currently shielded from deportation under an Obama-era Deferred Action Read more

50,000-plus Haitians forced to leave US Comments 0

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

The Temporary Protection Status (TPS) the United States granted Haitian people after an earthquake devastated the island nation in 2010 has been removed. About 200,000 people died in the 7.0 magnitude quake which displaced over a million others. Removing the TPS will affect between 50,000 and 60,000 people who sought refuge in the United States Read more