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A Visit to the Northern Triangle and Caring for Migrants on the Southern Border

On this week’s episode of Just Love, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan talks about his trip to the Northern Triangle and what that means for both side of the border.

Jessica Garcia is the Assistant to the President of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union, UFCW (RWDSU). She returned from a five-day long fact-finding mission to the Northern Triangle countries of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras with Msgr. Sullivan, Fanny Gomez. Jessica shares a bit about what she witnessed on her journey to the Northern Triangle, and particularly what conditions are like for workers and others in the countries of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.

Benjamin De La Garza is the Director of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Laredo located in Texas. Ben shares a bit about the work of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Laredo, and particularly about the 4,000 migrants – the vast majority of which are from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador – that they’ve been assisting in recent months.

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