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June 21, 2018

Immigrant Justice

Children fill Senate rotunda wrapped in Mylar jackets to protest immigration detentions

“I’m very proud of him. He has been watching the news and we cried together about what’s happening,” said Richard Morales, Lorenzo’s father who helped organized the protest for Faith …

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June 21, 2018

Immigrant Justice

Quaker Group Calls on Congress to Defund ICE and CBP

The AFSC has been working in New Hampshire and other states to protect immigrant communities by helping congregations prepare to offer sanctuary, conducting “know your rights” trainings, accompanying people in …

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June 21, 2018

Immigrant Justice

Hundreds Gather in Springfield Wednesday to Protest Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy

Hours before President Donald Trump said he’ll stop separating families at the border, a couple of hundred protesters stood along the south side of E. Sunshine, starting in front of …

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June 21, 2018

Immigrant Justice

Local church leaders heading to border in response to immigration crisis

Faith in the Valley-Kern along with clergy, and congregation members from all over Kern County will leave for the U.S.-Mexico border Friday, joining other clergy from around the state, rallying …

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June 21, 2018

CHILDREN AT THE CAPITOL

CHILDREN AT THE CAPITOL: Children accompanied by faith leaders are demonstrating on Capitol Hill, symbolically holding the Mylar blankets given to detained immigrant kids. At least 2,300 children have been …

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June 21, 2018

Immigrant Justice

Children fill Senate rotunda wrapped in Mylar jackets to protest immigration detentions

“I would tell them, they need to change this. That this is horrible. President Trump yesterday said that children could be incarcerated with their families. Now, that’s horrible,” added Lorenzo. …

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