IMMIGRATION: Letter to the President on family detention

In an effort to keep attention focused on the hundreds of children and their mothers fleeing violence in Central America who are being detained in family detention facilities, Pax Christi USA joined numerous other organizations in this sign on letter to President Obama.  With the announcement on executive action, we want to make sure the President … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: Letter to the President on family detention

IMMIGRATION: I am opposed to the use of family detention

Pax Christi USA has signed onto this letter and encourages all of our members to take action also. Dear President Obama, As a Catholic, I am opposed to the use of family detention.  Detaining women and children who are fleeing persecution and violence demeans the God-given human dignity of these vulnerable people. Many of the … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: I am opposed to the use of family detention