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The Road from Phoenix: Compassionate Immigration Reform

This year, we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to pass compassionate, comprehensive immigration reform. As people of faith, we must raise our voices for an immigration reform bill that promotes justice, compassion, and keeps families together.

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The crisis of record deportations continues to separate families at alarming rates, impacting our communities and congregations in dire ways. Parents are torn from their children, spouses fare separated from one another. The time has come to stop the deportations. Indeed, it is long past time. Immigrant justice groups of all stripes are putting a...

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There Are Some Asks You Simply Cannot Ignore

Last Thursday, I was privileged to join over 100 women—20 of whom are undocumented immigrants—in an act of civil disobedience on Capitol Hill organized by the We Belong Together campaign. We blockaded the intersection outside the House of Representatives, calling them to pass compassionate immigration reform that treats women and children fairly, with hundreds more people standing...

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Join the Interfaith Fast Action for Immigration Reform

All summer long, you have been standing on the side of love with immigrant families. From California to Florida to New York (where Rev. Susan Karlson recently got arrested to raise awareness about the dire need for immigration reform), you are putting your faith in action! Now, with Congress returning from their August Recess next...

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Continuing to Walk Until We Have Compassionate Immigration Reform

Each Thursday, clergy and lay people circle Federal Plaza that houses Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and immigration courts in New York City. We silently pray the Jericho Prayer and walk in solidarity with people who struggle with unjust immigration laws and fear separation from their families. Last Thursday, we continued marching to Varick Street,...

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Florida Needs Compassionate Immigration Reform!

For the past week, Unitarian Universalist congregations across Florida, UU Justice Florida, and interfaith and immigrants partners have brought their immigration reform advocacy to the next level to take advantage of Congress’s annual August Recess, when members of Congress return home to work from their local offices. Standing on the Side of Love Campaign Manager...

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