Interfaith Council of Western Mass. calls for passage of Dream Act

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks with reporters on the morning after she and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer met with President Donald Trump seeking a legislative solution to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday morning, Sept. 14, 2017.The Interfaith Council of Western Massachusetts, whose members include Christian, Jewish, Muslim, as well as representatives of other faiths, has issued a statement urging Congress  to protect young undocumented immigrants from deportation. The call comes in the wake of President Donald Trump’s move to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that ……more:

Exclusive: Facebook Silences Rohingya Reports of Ethnic Cleansing

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