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Rev. Fabian Arias (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

NYC Sanctuary Churches: ICE is Ramping Up Harassment

Immigration, Manhattan, Religion January 12, 2018 at 5:35 pm

In the wake of the controversial detention of immigrant rights leader Ravi Ragbir, the city’s sanctuary churches denounced the increased presence of ICE agents in their houses of worship, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Groups affiliated with the New York Immigration Coalition are asking the Supreme Court to support President Obama’s executive orders. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

NYC Immigrants Ask Supreme Court to Renew DACA and DAPA

Government, Immigration, Manhattan January 15, 2016 at 2:35 pm

Invoking Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggle for civil rights, immigrants gathered at a Manhattan church to ask the Supreme Court to rule in their favor, El Diario/La Prensa reports.