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Deporting Love: A Married Couple’s Journey to Stay in the United States

On November 28, 2005, Enrique Gonzalez walked across the border to pursue a safe and prosperous life in the U.S. Afraid of gang recruitment in El Salvador and seeking to escape to a safe place with opportunities to work to help himself and his family, after two days of processing and detention, he was taken (by immigration officials) to a Texas bus station where he was left to find his way in what would become his new home, the United States of America. Thirteen years later, with a U.S. Immigration approved marriage to a citizen, Enrique is being deported.

In the January 2017 Executive Order, Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States, the Trump administration laid out a much wider dragnet authorizing and empowering ICE in the deportation of undocumented.  Unlike the discretion of the Obama Administration, as evidenced in the 2011 Memo, which exercised a great deal of flexibility the Trump Administration's laser-sharp focus is on the numbers! Every undocumented …

"What About Us? Peaceful Resistance Rally" Lands Divine Insights -Christ Church Cathedral Dean Carlsen to Present

We are super excited to announce, the honorable, Christ Church Cathedral Dean, Stephen Carlsen - will be presenting at this Sunday's "What about us?" Peaceful Resistance Rally for Immigration Reform. 

You may have read the news about the controversial cage placed around the baby Jesus - a graphic display of the inhumane separation of families made common by this administration. The move reached global significance making it to BBC news and other major news outlets.

Dean Carlsen will present as part of the celebration and peaceful resistance rally that will feature artists, musicians, and presentations by families affected by the rogue immigration policies as well as lawyers, dignitaries, and others.

The rally will be held in the parking lot behind the Irvington Branch Library at 5625 E. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46219. By design, this is a grassroots effort specifically inviting neighborhood participation. The event starts at 1PM. Parking will be limited. Attendees are asked to consider walking, biking, or taking public transportation. The day is expected to be in the 90's so attendees are asked to dress cool, use sunscreen, and stay hydrated for this important and energetic event. Bring your own personal tent for you and a neighbor, lots of water, and a folding chair to enjoy the show.

Baby Jesus 'detained' in Trump protest

US migrant family separations A US church has placed statues of baby Jesus, Mary and Joseph in a cage on its lawn to protest against the Trump administration's immigration policy. The Episcopalian Christ Church Cathedral in Indiana, Indianapolis, put the display up on Monday night, saying the Biblical family were refugees too.

Harlon Wilson
US Citizen Spouse of Pending Deportee - Enrique Gonzalez