It has gained favor among individuals and groups who believe that Jewish concerns, interests and history get too much airplay, in the way that some in France and elsewhere will unify in their antagonism against homosexuals, gypsies or others.
Trump today issued an executive order to construct a wall at the U. In response to the decision to build a wall on the U. This action will put immigrant lives needlessly in harm's way.
Construction of such a wall will only make migrants, especially vulnerable women and children, more susceptible to traffickers and smugglers. Additionally, the construction of such a wall destabilizes the many vibrant and beautifully interconnected communities that live peacefully along the border.
Instead of building walls, at this time, my brother bishops and I will continue to follow the example of Pope Francis. We will "look to build bridges between people, bridges that allow us to break down the walls of exclusion and exploitation. It will tear families apart and spark fear and panic in communities.
While we respect the right of our federal government to control our borders and ensure security for all Americans, we do not believe that a large scale escalation of immigrant detention and intensive increased use of enforcement in immigrant communities is the way to achieve those goals.
Instead, we remain firm in our commitment to comprehensive, compassionate, and common-sense reform.
We fear that the policies announced today will make it much more difficult for the vulnerable to access protection in our country. Everyday my brother bishops and I witness the harmful effects of immigrant detention in our ministries. We experience the pain of severed families that struggle to maintain a semblance of normal family life.
We see traumatized children in our schools and in our churches. The policies announced today will only further upend immigrant families. We remind our communities and our nation that these families have intrinsic value as children of God.
And to all those impacted by today's decision, we are here to walk with you and accompany you on this journey. Vasquez, border wall, sanctuary cities, undocumented, migrants, immigrants, Trump administration.Deportation Nation makes an invaluable contribution by bringing us to the brink of these questions about a fundamental aspect of justice in immigration, but leaves some of the answers for another caninariojana.com: $ Committee on Migration Chair Strongly Opposes Administration’s Announcement to Build a Wall at U.S.-Mexico Border, Increase Detention and Deportation Forces.
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