Myths about Immigration

(PDF Version) MYTH:  Immigrants increase the crime rate. FACT: Recent research has shown that immigrant communities do not increase the crime rate and that newly arriving immigrants tend to commit fewer crimes than native born Americans.  Ruben Rumbaut, a professor … Continue reading →

Parish Immigration Advocacy Toolkit

Four Easy Steps to Mobilizing your Parish Community 1. EDUCATE Start a buzz about immigration reform at your parish through passive education techniques, such as bulletin announcements. Go here for more information. 2. ENGAGE Pull community members into the issue … Continue reading →

Just Immigration Reform: 2013 Window of Opportunity

Catholic Immigration Advocacy 2013 Learning Conference (see flier)  Saturday, April 20 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Carondelet Center 1890 Randolph Avenue Saint Paul, MN (click here for map and directions)