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Gabe Schlabach writes in the latest issue of the PeaceSigns E-Zine about the wave of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids occurring around the country following the collapse of comprehensive immigration reform (CIR) legislation: Many immigrants live in constant fear of detention, deportation and separation from their loved ones. Churches and communities are struggling to…

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Theo Sitther recounts a Haitian joke about international meddling in his PeaceSigns article for this month.  But the article ends on a more serious note: By all accounts, Haiti should be a wealthy nation. However, France forced Haiti to pay $21 billion in today’s dollars for loss of property, including freed slaves. The United States,…

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Gabe Schlabach expands upon his recent DC Gun Violence post in a new article for Third Way Cafe.  An excerpt: Travis Childers (D-MS) introduced a federal bill, H.R. 6691, that would repeal all of Washington, D.C.’s gun laws and prevent the city from enacting future gun laws, even those found constitutional by the Supreme Court. The…

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