Immigration

Judicial Watch: New HHS Documents Reveal that 'Unaccompanied Alien Children' Processed During Obama Years Included Violent Criminals, Drug Smugglers, and Human Traffickers

Immigration7/10/2018 5:34:01 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188 WASHINGTON, July 10, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today released 224 pages of documents containing nearly 1,000 summaries of Significant Incident Reports (SIRs) from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) revealing that "Unaccompanied Alien Children" (UAC) processed during the Obama administration included admitted murderers, rapists, drug smugglers, prostitutes, and human traffickers.The documents, Source: Judicial Watch

Foundation for Moral Law Applauds Supreme Court Decisions in Pro-Life Speech Case and Travel Ban Case

Immigration6/26/2018 11:02:04 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org MONTGOMERY, Ala., June 26, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law ("the Foundation"), an Alabama-based nonprofit corporation dedicated to religious liberty and the strict interpretation of the Constitution as intended by its Framers, applauded Tuesday's U.S. Supreme Court decisions in National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA) v. Becerra and Trump v. Haw Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court's Support of President Trump's 'Travel Ban'

Immigration6/26/2018 8:45:01 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188 WASHINGTON, June 26, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the Supreme Court's 5-4 vote to uphold President Trump's so-called travel ban: The Supreme Court's decision today is a victory for national security, the U.S. Constitution, the rule of law, and the safety of U.S. citizens and other innocents.The anti-Trump judiciary also suffered a major defeat in its polit Source: Judicial Watch

Catholic Extension Announces Family Reunification Fund in Response to the Crisis at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Immigration6/21/2018 5:27:00 AM
Contact: Lisa Gunggoll, 708-829-8669 CHICAGO, Ill., June 21, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic Extension, a national organization that financially supports Catholic ministries among the poor and marginalized, announced today that it is establishing a Family Reunification Fund. The fund is a response to the human tragedy unfolding on the nation's southern border, where recent family separations and policy debates have exposed the profound misery of those fleeing their countries and coming Source: Catholic Extension

Evangelist Alveda King: Important Juneteenth Message -- Stop Selective Outrage

Immigration6/19/2018 5:38:01 AM
Immigrant Children versus American Children Contact: Leslie Palma, 732-757-9087 OPINION, June 19, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: It seems as if overnight the world has been consumed with a new movement calling for an end to the separation of immigrant children from their mothers at the border, but have we forgotten our own children? Every year thousands of American women, U.S. citizens, born and raised on this land, have been forcef Source: Alveda King Ministries

Judicial Watch Sues State Department for Obama-Era Records on Refugee Resettlement Site Locations

Immigration6/18/2018 9:42:02 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188   WASHINGTON, June 18, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia for records on sites that were considered for the resettlement of refugees in the United States during the last two years of the Obama administration. (Judicial Watch vs. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:18-cv-01244))Judicial Watch file Source: Judicial Watch

Quaker Lobby Criticizes Attorney General's Biblical Justification for Breaking Up Families

Immigration6/15/2018 6:50:02 AM
Contact: Adlai Amor, Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL), 202-423-7989 WASHINGTON, June 15, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) today strongly criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions for using the Bible to justify the separation of children from their families at the United States-Mexico border. "The Bible does not justify cruel, dangerous and inhumane border enforcement practices," said Diane Randall, Executive Secretary for F Source: Friends Committee on National Legislation

General and Former Defense Minister Danjuma Joins President Trump in Decrying Nigeria's Religious Violence

Immigration6/5/2018 5:48:00 AM
Contact: Stephen Enada, 404-988-0611 WASHINGTON, June 5, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Violence continues to threaten stability in Nigeria, particularly in the agricultural region. Deeply concerned about this crisis, the International Committee on Nigeria (ICON), in collaboration with the Heritage Foundation and 21Wilberforce, hosted Nigerian leaders General TY Danjuma and Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku to discuss implications from Nigeria's escalating religious and ethnic violence. Repr Source: 21 Wilberforce

Southern Baptist Pastor Submits Resolution Against Social Justice

Immigration5/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Contact: Grady Arnold, 361-489-7640; www.godlyamerica.org CUERO, Texas, May 14, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- A pastor in Texas is calling Southern Baptists to be alarmed about promotion of social justice within the Southern Baptist Convention. Pastor Arnold, a lifelong Southern Baptist, declares that "most Southern Baptist churches have no idea how wide or deeply rooted that social justice is in the Convention." As a result, pastor Arnold has submitted a resolution against social just Source: Godly America

CFI Stands with Scott Lloyd to Protect Refugees

Immigration4/9/2018 9:49:00 AM
Contact: Lisa Jones, 800-323-2273 WASHINGTON, April 9, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Christian Freedom International (CFI) has launched a petition supporting Scott Lloyd for protecting refugee girls from being exploited by political activists. CFI aids and advocates for persecuted Christians in repressive countries. Christians make up a significant number of refugees and can face discrimination and manipulation even after fleeing their country. Christian groups helping refugees here have a Source: Christian Freedom International

IRD Attends Red Lynchburg 'Revival' Hosted by Red Letter Christians

Immigration4/7/2018 4:37:05 AM
"Growing up in a Pentecostal church, I attended many revivals where the Good News of what Jesus has done and continues to do for us was shared and lost souls were saved. But Red Letter Christians' 'revival' offers more condemnation than the hope of Jesus." -- IRD's Chelsen Vicari Contact: Chelsen Vicari, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 540-239-2170 cell, cvicari@theird.org LYNCHBURG, Va., April 7, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Evangelical Left activist Shane Claibo Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Creating a Better Future for Syrian-Armenian Youth

Immigration3/29/2018 5:18:04 AM
Contact: World Council of Churches Media Office, +41 79 507 6363, www.oikoumene.org/press   GENEVE, March 29, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- On 20 March the unique program aiming to empower Syrian-Armenian youth who escaped the ongoing conflict in Syria and settled in Armenia was launched in Yerevan. Through training, capacity building and joint activities, the project aims to deepen the relations between Syrian and local Armenian youth.Photo: Project launch at the Charitable Organization Source: World Council of Churches

Operation Rescue to Trump: Veto the Bill Until it Defunds Planned Parenthood

Immigration3/23/2018 6:12:03 AM
Contact: Troy Newman, President, 316-683-6790 ext. 111; Cheryl Sullenger, Senior Vice President, 316-516-3034; Both with Operation Rescue, info.operationrescue@gmail.comWASHINGTON, March 23, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Early this morning the Senate sent the Omnibus spending bill to President Donald Trump for signing, which contains over $500,000,000 for Planned Parenthood.Moments ago, Pres. Trump indicated he may veto the bill due to a lack of funding for DACA and the border wall. How Source: Operation Rescue

Virginia GOP to Expel Hispanic Republican on False Charges

Immigration3/23/2018 3:03:02 AM
Contact: Jonathon Moseley, 703-656-1230, Contact@JonMoseley.com RICHMOND, Va., March 23, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Virginia Republicans have scheduled a "high-tech lynching" of a Hispanic-American for March 24, 2018, in Richmond, Virginia. The Republican Party of Virginia will be the first in U.S. history to try to expel a Hispanic. There are currently no elected Hispanic Republicans in Virginia. Virginia's establishment Republicans and commentators have attacked other Hispanic Repu Source: Fairfax 9/12 Tea Party

Foundation for Moral Law Files Amicus Brief Supporting Trump Travel Ban

Immigration2/27/2018 5:00:00 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org   MONTGOMERY, Ala., Feb. 27, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law, an Alabama nonprofit corporation dedicated to the defense of religious liberty and a strict interpretation of the Constitution in accordance with the intent of its Framers, filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court Monday supporting Proclamation 9645, President Trump's travel ban.Proclamation 9645 prohibits t Source: Foundation for Moral Law