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WATCH: LA VOZ DEL PUEBLO

La Voz Del Pueblo is an 18-minute documentary that explores the difficult and violent Honduran reality through the perspective of journalists at the Jesuit-run radio station, Radio Progreso.

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The H. James Yamauchi, S.J., Lectures in Religion

JSRI Director, Fr. Fred Kammer will give the Spring 2015 lecture on Tuesday, March 24th at 7:00 PM. His talk is titled “Exodus, Pilgrimage, and Jubilee Solidarity: How Today’s Immigration Crisis Challenges People of Faith"

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Is the problem oil prices or tax structures?

JSRI Economic Policy Specialist, Ali R. Bustamante examines what the price of oil has to do with cuts to higher education and healthcare.

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CPPP Releases New Report on the State of TX Children

New report finds expanded Pre-K, health care coverage among policy solutions that could help make Texas the #1 state for kids.

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Papal Economics

Why the Church Rejects Both Collectivism & Individualism [Commonweal Magazine, 02/19/15]

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Loyola New Orleans National Lawyers Guild Presents Student Week Against the Death Penalty

JSRI will sponsor and participate in upcoming events at the Loyola Law School targeted to spread awareness about the death penalty and its implications.

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Faces of the Undocumented Immigration Battle

MSNBC takes a look at the faces of the immigration battle in Post Katrina New Orleans.

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Honor Our Sacred Obligation: Raise the Minimum Wage

The opportunity to enact the “Dream” still stands before us. There are many ways we can enact the Dream, one of which is raising the minimum wage to the level demanded by the March on Washington on March 28, 1963.

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