This humanitarian emergency requires, as a first urgent measure, these children be welcomed and protected. - Pope Francis
Last week, I visited the family detention center in Artesia, New Mexico, and saw first hand how our country is responding to the issue of women and children seeking refuge at our border. I also had the opportunity to see in action how the Catholic Church is responding to these same women and children.
CLINIC welcomes the following new subscribers:
Erie International House, Chicago, IL
Erie International House has BIA recognition with one partially-accredited representative. Celena Roldan Moreno, Executive Director, advises she has the following staff: Jane Lombardi, Program Director; Viviana Mendez, Esq., Immigration Attorney; and Jennifer Mason, Assistant Coordinator/BIA partially- accredited representative.
International House of Metrolina, Inc., Charlotte,North Carolina
By Ilissa Mira, Training and Legal Support Attorney
In an interview with EWTN News Nightly, CLINIC Executive Director Jeanne Atkinson discusses the plight of unaccompanied children seeking refuge in the United States and their legal options.