Illegal Immigration

ICE Raids Divide American Christians

In the run up to what the Trump administration said would be widespread immigration enforcement raids Sunday, countless places of worship across the country declared themselves sanctuary spaces for immigrants. Those places of worship joined what experts have characterized as a growing movement of religious communities opening their doors to non-citizens in order to prevent family …

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Jewish groups slam Ocasio-Cortez for comparing US border control to ‘concentration camps’

Outrage from pro-Israel and Jewish groups is growing at U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) for her remarks on Monday on her Instagram account that the United States is “running concentration camps on our southern border,” in reference to the Trump administration’s policies regarding illegal immigration. “AOC should ask Holocaust survivors and ex-GIs who liberated Dachau …

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Is it Christian or illegal to aid migrants? A hung Tucson jury, a fork in the road of faith

A remarkable courtroom drama played out in real time this month in Tucson, Arizona, a beloved story from the tenth chapter of Luke’s gospel, “The Parable of the Good Samaritan.” I can easily imagine a biblical court transcript unfolding something like this: Prosecuting attorney to witness for the defense: “Sir, how can you justify what the …

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Ilhan Omar suggests its ‘un-American’ for ICE to detain illegal immigrants

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., continued attacking Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Thursday, claiming that it was “un-American” for the agency to detain immigrants suspected of violating the law. “It’s un-American to criminalize immigrants for wanting to come to this country for a better life. This is why ICE to be defunded,” she tweeted. She was responding to …

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