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Creating a Culture of Encounter

How can a “culture of encounter” with undocumented immigrants be realized in our community, especially considering barriers of language, class, location, and privilege?

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Louisiana EITC Fact Sheet

Louisiana’s EITC: Investing in Our Families and Our Economy

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Louisiana Medicaid Expansion Fact Sheet

Medicaid Expansion in Louisiana: Caring for Our Families and Our Economy

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Pope Francis and the Environment

Anticipating Earth Day, April 22, 2015

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JSRI PRESS RELEASE

JSRI comments on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's initial rule on payday lending.

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Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Justice and Compassion for Immigrants

This Thursday, April 16 6-7:00 in front of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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Overtaxing the Poor and Blaming Oil in the Gulf South

by Ali R. Bustamante, JSRI Economic Policy Specialist

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[New] JustSouth Quarterly

In this edition JSRI staff members examine homelessness/housing shortages; the modern day reality of the March on Washington; Catholic Social Thought and housing; and the over taxation of the poor and its connection to oil.

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Catholic, Evangelical Lutheran Bishops Visit Texas Detention Facility, Call For An End To Detention Of Families

[USCCB.org, 03/27/15] Policy of family detention unworthy of our nation Detention of families a ‘stain’ on administration’s record Humane alternatives to detention available

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