Dignity and Development Project

Franciscan Common Ground is excited to share the Dignity and Development Project from the Migrant Center at the Church of Saint Francis of Assisi in New York City!  In collaboration with La 72 Hogar y Refugio Para Personas Migrantes, the Dignity and Development Project was founded to provide migrants and refugees, especially women, children and adolescents, … More Dignity and Development Project

Mexico Tortures Migrants – and Citizens – in Effort to Slow Central American Surge

Below is an article from the Guardian on the alarming reports of torture (of migrants and indigenous Mexicans) at the hands of the Mexican government, with U.S. aid. Amy and Esther Juárez were edgy with excitement as they boarded the bus full of seasonal workers heading for a farm at the other end of Mexico from their … More Mexico Tortures Migrants – and Citizens – in Effort to Slow Central American Surge