As the election year starts in all of its force and the political debate has, as one of its central issues, the fate of the many undocumented immigrants of all ages: some young children,others teens reuniting with parents and parents who are the sole support for young children born in this country,we are reminded every day that this is about the future of many of the reunited immigrant families we have been talking about in the posts of this blog. 300 more words
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By Marie Marquardt
A few years ago, I made a rather unusual decision for a sociologist of religion. I decided to write a romance for young adults – one that is, in many ways, linked to my academic research. 1,053 more words
Delve into the overall emotional effect on the local immigrant community caused by the recent announcement of the Obama administration’s planned deportations.
Tell the story of a person living out the immigrant experience in Kankakee County and making a positive difference – this week’s suggestion: Rev. 82 more words