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Canadian priest allegedly gambled away $500,000 of refugee aid

A Canadian Catholic priest has been charged with stealing over $500,000 intended for resettling Syrian refugees, and then gambling it away. An article in The Guardian… 62 more words

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Refugees in slumlord housing in Syracuse

This is an odd story not because it involves refugees in slumlord housing, which is not unusual, but because a journalist tries instead to play it up as a “taxpayers” issue. 365 more words

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Billboard in St. Cloud misleads

A billboard in St. Cloud, Minnesota claims that Catholic Charities is resettling “Islamists”.  Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud does not take part in refugee resettlement. 116 more words

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CEO of Catholic Charities defends refugees


The CEO of Catholic Charities Jim Gannon wrote an Op-ed piece in defense of refugees after The Albuquerque Journal wrote an editorial in support of anti-refugee legislation. 217 more words

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