Tagged: immigration

An Alien’s Psalm

By Ed Hays I wear the mark of your disapproval and your often unspoken words pierce straight to my soul, “Why didn’t you stay where you belong?” I feel the icy stare that says,...

Take a Knee for the Children

By Carolyn Custis James When Dr. Colleen Kraft, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, visited a U.S. government shelter for immigrant children in Combes, Texas, what she saw undid her. A distraught toddler was...

Mother of Exiles

Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame Is the...