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November 16, 2018

Economic Dignity Nevada

Emergency Homeless Shelter Is Back For The Winter

The large tent will have heat, electricity, and Sani-Huts. There are enough beds for 50 people. Opening tonight, the shelter was called by the city, “a temporary solution to the …

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November 16, 2018

Clergy Organizing Michigan

Protesters heading home after journey to detention center housing juvenile migrants

Most days, Joshua Rubin is alone at his self-appointed vigil outside the Tornillo detention center.  He’s a software engineer who is felt compelled to leave his job to bear witness …

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November 16, 2018

Clergy Organizing Texas

They demand freedom of minors in Tornillo detention center

The day began with a joint event of border witnesses, followed by a vigil and a protest in Tornillo, then the activists traveled to Casa de Anunciación to volunteer. “After …

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November 15, 2018

Clergy Organizing Texas

Rabbis Lead Pilgrimage To Border To Protest Child Migrant Detention

Rabbi Josh Whinston, a Reform Jewish leader from Ann Arbor, Michigan, who helped organize the protest, said he thinks the government’s strategy at Tornillo amounts to the “imprisonment of children.” …

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November 15, 2018

Clergy Organizing Texas

Rabbis organize protest at Tornillo Port of Entry

A different type of caravan made its way to the Borderland on Thursday. Religious groups from across the country came to El Paso to protest what they believe are injustices …

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November 15, 2018

Clergy Organizing District of Columbia

Refugee Politics and a Tale of Two Thanksgivings

This “sacred journey,” Rabbi Miriam Terlinchamp explains, arises from Jewish commitments to “decency, justice, and compassion” and aims “to stop the unacceptable practice of imprisoning immigrant minors, and ensure protection for …

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