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Franciscan, Maryknoll organizations’ members among those arrested at Capitol refugee protest

October 17, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “To arbitrarily restrict tens of thousands of people from seeking safety would be to forsake our nation’s values of compassion, hospitality and welcome,” said Susan Gunn, director of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns, who was among those arrested.

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  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Oct. 17, 2019 6:36 PM ET USA

    The "caravans" of "refugees" are just another weapon in the arsenal of those who are working hard to overthrow the most Catholic-oriented president in modern times. The war against Trump is no less than a war against the Catholic Church. Scorecard for Trump: vigorously prolife, pro-Syrian, pro-U.S. Constitution, pro-Catholic morality, pro-religious freedom across the world, against corruption in high places, overturns discrimination against the Catholic Church, against bigotry in all its forms.