A new study by the Jesuit Conference, the Kino Border Initiative, and Jesuit Services USA details the violence and abuse that migrants often suffer at the U.S.-Mexican border. In the weeks ahead, we will hear a lot about border security and let's hope that our politicians recognize that the physical security of migrants is as important as building a fence.
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In This Issue
- Talk of Latinos' potential political clout dominates La Raza gathering
- Editorial: Pope Francis' exhortation to walk on the margins makes us squirm
- Philippine church takes lead on Francis' environmental encyclical
- Special Section Preview: Social Justice
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by Joshua J. McElwee NCR Today