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  • Sep 10, 2014: Catholic Charities of San Bernardino/Riverside Readies the Inland Empire
    Sep 10, 2014: The Inland Empire region of Southern California, east of Los Angeles, is home to over one million foreign-born persons. Comprised of Riverside and San Bernardino counties, the Inland Empire (or the “The IE” as it’s known) has a severe shortage of low-cost, professional immigration legal service providers. 
  • Sep 3, 2014: Happy Birthday, CLINIC Network!
    Sep 3, 2014: We, at CLINIC, are honored to celebrate our 26th birthday in the company of our ever-expanding network.  With over 260 community programs in more than 400 sites nationwide, CLINIC has developed the country’s largest network of faith-based and community charitable legal immigration service providers. 
  • Sep 1, 2014: This Labor Day: Let’s Defend the Children
    Sep 1, 2014: In recent months we have all been troubled by the images of unaccompanied children, already traumatized by events in their home countries, and exhausted and frightened after a perilous journey, being apprehended at the southern border of the United States. And we have been appalled to see how some of our fellow citizens treated these children, screaming epithets at them and blocking the buses that were bringing them to safe refuge. The political pandering around this crisis has only added to our Nation’s shame.
  • Aug 29, 2014: Labor Day: Remembering the Contributions of Immigrant Workers
    Aug 29, 2014: As we gather with friends and family on Labor Day, we say goodbye to summer and celebrate the dignity of work and the contributions of immigrant workers to the building of the United States.  Immigrant workers -- from the Chinese workers who constructed our country's railroads, and the Irish miners who dug the coal that powered our industrialization, to the Latino and Filipino farm workers who make the United States the world's largest exporter of agricultural products -- fuel the strength and dynamism of the United States.  We see the legacy of immigrant workers in...
  • Aug 25, 2014: "Somos Un Pueblo Unido"
    Aug 25, 2014: "If you listen very closely, you can hear the detained families chanting and yelling along with us.  This was a very moving experience.  Many participants were moved to tears when they heardthe women and children’s voices from the other side of the fence.”  
  • Aug 18, 2014: Unaccompanied Children at Our Border: Why They Are Coming, What Happens Once They’re Here and How...
    Aug 18, 2014: Posted to the American Constitution Society Blog on August 15, 2014
  • Aug 15, 2014: A Radical Experience: Archdiocese of New York Creates a “One-Stop-Shop” for Immigrant Integration
    Aug 15, 2014: Since its inception two hundred years ago, the story of the Archdiocese of New York is an immigrant story – a tradition which continues today. For more than 30 years, the Archdiocese of New York has provided services to the foreign-born, including refugee resettlement and immigration legal services, through Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS). As the immigrant and refugee population in the area has grown and changed, so has CCCS.
  • Aug 13, 2014: State & Local Involvement in Immigration Enforcement Not Worth the Cost
    Aug 13, 2014: Last December, at CLINIC’s Southeast Legalization Planning Conference in Atlanta, we dedicated a morning to discussing immigration advocacy on the state and local levels.  Legal service providers and advocates shared troubling stories about local law enforcement engaging in immigration enforcement efforts in their communities.

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