TORTURE: Please sign this petition to help torture survivors

from TASSC As torture survivors flee for their lives, most of them carry the heavy weight of multiple and cumulative traumas in addition to the on-going traumatic experiences that can be associated with being a refugee. Receiving asylum in the United States can be a lifeline to safety and provide a path to healing. However, … Continue reading TORTURE: Please sign this petition to help torture survivors

IMMIGRATION: Pax Christi New Jersey coordinator featured in detention article

from Change.org A dozen people gathered outside of Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark, New Jersey, on Tuesday¬†to hold vigil¬†for the release of Charbel "Charley" Chehoud. Among the people who attended and shared stories about Charley were faith leaders, advocates, friends and family, and even a Jersey City police officer. Charley has been in detention … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: Pax Christi New Jersey coordinator featured in detention article