Tag: immigration policy

Gomez: Nation has ‘moral obligation’ to keep promise to DACA recipients

Gomez: Nation has ‘moral obligation’ to keep promise to DACA recipients

| November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

The “failures” of the nation’s leaders in Washington to make “comprehensive reforms to immigration policy “cut across party lines, said Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles.

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If it is broke, fix it: Ideas on reshaping U.S. immigration policy

If it is broke, fix it: Ideas on reshaping U.S. immigration policy

| Mark Pattison | July 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

In 2008, Kenan Thompson of “Saturday Night Live” unveiled a “financial expert” character named Oscar Rogers on the “Weekend Update” segment. His advice on the economy, shouted loudly and often as the nation was careening into the Great Recession, was “Fix it!”

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Challenges in the face of Obama’s executive action on immigration

Challenges in the face of Obama’s executive action on immigration

| Jason Adkins | December 17, 2014 | 12 Comments

The confusion surrounding the executive action is emblematic of an immigration debate that has been distorted. Avoiding that trap requires more from us as Catholics, including: 1) reading broadly; 2) listening faithfully; and 3) seeking to “encounter” with people affected by our choices, all of whom are made in the image and likeness of God.

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