The Common Good

Activists Say The White House Delay Of A Deportation Policy Review Means 70,000 More Deportations Between Now And August

Date: June 1, 2014

Seventy thousand more people deported. Seventy thousand mothers, fathers, wives, husbands, daughters, sons, friends, lovers, neighbors. Seventy thousand new victims of President Obama’s cruel policy that has already expelled 2 million immigrants...

Add Sojourners, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Committee on Migration to the list of groups which, almost incomprehensibly, asked Obama to “move cautiously.”