Reflections from the Borderlands

By Josh Protas

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), April 2007

The author asserts that the narrative of immigration from Mexico strikes familiar chords for the American Jewish community, ourselves the progeny of immigrants. The staggering number of deaths happening in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands presents a humanitarian crisis that demands our attention and involvement. The crisis calls us to join with other communities of faith to work to achieve a practical, just and humane immigration policy.

Topic: Immigration, Death and Mourning, Public Policy

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.37/no.639-640

Page Number(s): 1-2

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Arizona , Mexico , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Protas, Josh. Reflections from the Borderlands. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). April 2007: 1-2. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6672


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