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Support and Solidarity for those suffering from recent shifts in Immigration Enforcement Policies and What is Gerrymandering

On this week’s show of JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan talks about support and standing in solidarity with those who are suffering because of the immigration enforcement policies and also gerrymandering and what it means in elections.

Father Esteban Sanchez, Administrator of Assumption Church in Peekskill, accompanied Msgr. Sullivan and others on June 21st on an interfaith mission of prayer, support and solidarity to those suffering from recent shifts in immigration enforcement policy down to McAllen, Texas. Fr. Esteban shares his experiences with visiting children and families at the Catholic Charities Respite Center a few miles from the United States border with Mexico.

Amaris White, Director of Volunteer Services at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York and founding board member of a group called “Voters for a Voice”, and Nathan R. Musgrove, Founder and Executive Director of “Voters for a Voice”, talk to Msgr. Sullivan about gerrymandering, and what “Voters for a Voice” is doing to overcome partisan gerrymandering. The “Voters for a Voice” is a group dedicated to ending partisan gerrymandering. Amaris and Nathan also talk about the Supreme Court ruling on a challenge to legislative districting in the state of Texas that alleged that district lines were gerrymandered at the expense of the minority.

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