Pax Christi USA Joins 127 Religious Organizations in Amicus Brief for Supreme Court in Support of DACA

Pax Christi USA signed on to an amicus brief in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). The program's very existence will be determined by the Supreme Court with oral arguments beginning November 12. Until there is a moral and ethical pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, DACA is very important in ensuring the … Continue reading Pax Christi USA Joins 127 Religious Organizations in Amicus Brief for Supreme Court in Support of DACA

Criminalizing Immigration Leaves Undocumented with No One to Trust

by Arlin Karina Tellez Martinez This summer, I had the opportunity to intern at a nonprofit in Austin, Texas. My internship focused on the new fusion of the criminal justice system and immigration, that is now widely known as crimmigration, and during this time, I had the opportunity to join community meetings. Following the racist … Continue reading Criminalizing Immigration┬áLeaves Undocumented with No One to Trust