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Christians support Obama on immigration

Last month, 24 Catholic, Evangelical and Protestant faith-based organizations filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court of the United States in support of the Obama administration’s November 2014 executive actions on immigration. The amicus brief, also known as a…

Democracy Sleepwalking

On Sunday afternoon, as the Democracy Awakening march wound around the U.S. Capitol, I caught up with a well-known activist in the procession and asked,  “What are the strategic goals of this?” She laughed and said, “Get more momentum for…

Sanders has affordable housing plan

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders addressed the affordable housing crisis across the nation Sunday after he toured the New York City Housing Authority’s Howard Houses in Brooklyn’s Brownsville neighborhood. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and New York City Council Members Jumaane…