Proposed deployment of border patrol tactical units to Atlanta and other cities. The administration has announced plans to deploy border patrol tactical units to help the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Atlanta in the next six months. Catholic Legal Immigration Network recommends that you register your opposition to this action. A convenient way to register your concern is found at https://p2a.co/WE6G3wR
A Lenten focus on refugees. Looking on a way to focus your Lenten practices on the needs of refugees. Join the Jesuit Refugee Service Lenten Prayer Guide, 40 Prayers for 40 days.
ICYMI – Immigrants and human trafficking. Migrating people, especially those without documentation, are particularly susceptible to recruiters for human traffickers. Do not forget the indicators of trafficking for sexual or labor purposes. To get help from the National Human Trafficking Hot Line call 1-888-373-7888 or text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733).
The fate of the Deferred Action Childhood Arrival (DACA) program is in the hands of the Supreme Court. In the near future, the court will hear arguments on a case challenging the administration’s ending the DACA program. Get up to date information on the issues and what DACA recipients can do here. Remember that all previous JFI webinars are posted on their website.