The Common Good

Activists Fast For US Immigration Reform

Date: November 12, 2013

Advocates for immigration reform that includes the option of naturalization for the 11 million immigrants who entered the United States without authorization started indefinite fast on Tuesday with the goal of reviving the reform in Congress….

The Rev. Jim Wallis, editor of Sojourners Christian social group, presented during the press conference wooden crucifixes to the four who began fasting on Tuesday and five others planning to join in the coming days to protest called "Fast for Families ".