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Key Facts About Poverty and Income in Texas

More Than One-Third of Texans Live Below 200% of the Federal Poverty Threshold [Center for Public Policy Priorities]

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U.S. Jesuits Join Catholic Bishops in Welcoming Obama Administration’s Plan to Provide Immigration Relief

Announcement welcome news for some immigrant families, while much work left to be done. [www.jesuit.org]

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Fergusons Across America

TUESDAY, NOV. 18 AT 6:30 SAINT CHARLES ROOM, DANNA CENTER, LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS

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Out of Control: Pope Denounces Criminal Justice Systems [JustSouth E-News, November 2014]

Pope Francis laments how societies have become overly punitive, thereby losing the capacity to practice the “primacy of life and the dignity of the human person.”

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Another Misleading Proposal:

U.S. House Budget Committee Opportunity Proposal [JustSouth Quarterly, Fall 2014]

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Too Much? CEO Compensation and Catholic Social Teaching [America, October 2014]

James Martin, SJ address of the Catholic Finance Association in New York City: October 7, 2014.

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Is Amnesty a Dirty Word?

Louisiana chooses amnesia over amnesty.

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