Get informed and take action on immigration injustices. The members of our Immigration Team recommend these resources as a starting point for those interested in understanding and advocating for immigration reform. We hope these will open the door to or further support you in your journey towards justice for migrants.
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantu
Jesus was a Migrant by Deidre Cornell
Separated by the Border: A Birth Mother, a Foster Mother, and a Migrant Child’s 3,000-Mile Journey by Gena Thomas
Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen by Jose Antonio Vargas
This Land is Our Land: An Immigrant’s Manifesto by Suketu Mehta
Ted Talk – “What it’s like to be a Child of Immigrants” – Michael Rain
Ted Talk – “Our immigration conversation is broken – here’s how to have a better one” – Paul A. Kramer
Living Undocumented (Netflix): Documentary series, investigates the diverse stories of migrants caught in the intricate U.S immigration system where uncertainty and pain often battle dreams.
Immigration Nation (Netflix): Documentary series consists of footage filmed from 2017 to 2020 of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency’s work during the Trump era. At least one film reviewer described the documentary as “showing the inhumanity and unconscionable cruelty of [the] agency’s tactics.”
- Catholic Charities – Su Casa Hispanic Center
- Casa de Paz/House of Peace
- Immigrant Dignity Coalition
- IJPC YES – Youth Educating Society
- Archdiocese Immigration Task Force
- Sanctuary Congregations Coalition of Cincinnati