Seventh Year [2013-2014]
In addition to participating in advocacy efforts across the Gulf South States and continuing to publish articles in the JustSouth Quarterly, E-newsletter, and other external publications, JSRI fellows gave the following presentations:
September 26, 2013 – Fr. Fred Kammer Fr. Fred Kammer, SJ recently published a chapter on "Catholic Charities, Religion, and Philanthropy" in editor Thomas Davis' new book Religion and Philanthropic Organizations: Family, Friend, Foe? which looks at the role of faith in religious philanthropieschapter.
September 18, 2013 – Dr. Alex Mikulich presented on hyper-incarceration at Notre Dame University as part of the Center for Social Concern’s Incarceration series. He spoke as part of a book reading and panel discussion of his recent book The Scandal of White Complicity in U.S. Hyper-incarceration: A Nonviolent Spirituality of White Resistance with coauthors Margie Pfeil and Laurie Cassidy.
September 17, 2013 - Fr. Ted Arroyo, SJ is featured in the new book Love has no Borders which tells how faith leaders fought Alabama's harsh immigration reform law in 2011.
September 2, 2013 – Fr. Fred Kammer’s article “Labor Day justice: What’s the real cost of your cheap, fast food?” was published on the website of the Washington Post.