February 27, 2020

Author and Refugee Resettlement Coordinator Kate Rice joins the podcast.

Link to Kate’s Book: How The Refugee Crisis Unites Americans

We discuss refugee resettlement and the surprising way it unifies the left with the right, the secular with the religious, particularly in the Bible Belt and other red states.

Get Involved Below:

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services https://www.lirs.org/

World Relief https://worldrelief.org/ 

Church World Service https://cwsglobal.org/

HIAS https://www.hias.org/

US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants https://refugees.org/

International Rescue Committee https://help.rescue.org/.

Episcopal Migration Ministries https://episcopalmigrationministries.org/

UNHCR UN High Commissioner for Refugees https://give.unrefugees.org/

American Business Immigrant Coalition ABIC.US

Maine Business Immigrant Coalition https://mainebic.org/

Texas Business Immigration Coalition https://www.texasbic.biz/

RAICES: The Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services

Being able to get a lawyer is makes a huge difference for immigrants (who include refugees) trying to regularize their legal status here:

Here are three groups: 

Capital Area Immigrant Rights Coalition https://www.caircoalition.org/

Immigrant Justice Corps: https://justicecorps.org/

Refugee Justice League: https://www.refugeejustice.org

And it’s available wherever books are sold as well!