Opinion

The present-day refugee crisis amounts to 70.8 million forcibly displaced people globally — the highest displacement recorded since 11 million displaced in World War II, according to UNHCR‘s (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) report. …

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Loyola takes pride in its international students, and our university should be proud. Loyola does very well recruiting students from other countries — something that has a clear positive effect on the campus, as I …

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Following national criticism of the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy on immigration this summer, Loyola hosted an event Monday in Damen Cinema for the community to discuss the practice, drawing a crowd of around 35 people, …

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Amid nationwide criticism against family separation under the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” illegal immigration policy, Rogers Park residents joined the movement Saturday afternoon in a neighborhood protest against the practice. Organizers said around 450 people gathered …

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Loyola president Jo Ann Rooney joined the chorus of voices condemning the practice of separating migrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border in a statement released Thursday. “Forced family separations are contrary to our Jesuit, Catholic …

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An undocumented Loyola medical student traveled with Illinois Senator Dick Durbin to Washington, D.C. Tuesday for President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address. Cesar Montelongo, a third-year student at Loyola’s Stritch School of …

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When Alejandra Duran Arreola was 14 years old, she and her four younger siblings walked from their home town in Mexico through the Arizona desert with their mother. After crossing the border, they eventually settled …

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On Jan. 11, a bipartisan group of senators announced a tentative agreement on the fates of the more than 800,000 undocumented immigrants granted protection under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. It provided …