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The Jesuit Social Research Institute works to transform the Gulf South through action research, analysis, education, and advocacy on the core issues of poverty, race, and migration. The Institute is a collaboration of Loyola University New Orleans and the Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus, rooted in the faith that does justice.

   

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Churches Respond to Mississippi Immigration Raids

The August 7th Mississippi immigration raids have prompted a strong response from the Catholic, Episcopal, and Methodist Bishops of Mississippi. Persons wishing to help should contact Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Jackson.

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Statement of Donald Kerwin, Executive Director of the Center for Migration Studies, on the Shooting in El Paso

The violent attack yesterday in El Paso in which 22 people lost their lives and more than 24 others were injured evokes two starkly divergent views of El Paso...

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Louisiana on Lockdown

GROUNDBREAKING NEW REPORT EXPOSES IMPACT OF SOLITARY CONFINEMENT IN LOUISIANA STATE PRISONS

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