External Links

Africa Faith and Justice Network

Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities - Resources on Catholic Social Teaching and Current Issues

Caritas in Veritate - Encyclical of Benedict XVI

Catholic Legal Immigration Network - CLINIC is a Catholic corporation trying to change US laws regarding migration and illegal immigrants through publications and advocacy programs. (Immigration)

Border Angels - non-profit working to stop unnecessary deaths of migrants traveling through the Imperial Valley desert areas and the mountain areas surrounding San Diego County, as well as the areas located around the United States and
Mexican border. (Immigration)

Catholic Relief Services – includes information on Public Policy, Education, Health and Microfinance initiatives

Center of Concern – exploring & analyzing global issues and social structures from the perspective of Catholic Social Teaching

College Students Track Sex Trafficking in San Francisco

Ecological Footprint 

Everyday Christianity: To Hunger and Thirst for Justice - A Pastoral Reflection on Lay Discipleship for Justice in a New Millennium

Justice for Immigrants - The Catholic Campaign for Immigration Reform. (Immigration)

The Institute on Migration, Culture, and Minisitry (Immigration)

The Justice Jesuit Higher Education Web Site - Nationally significant speakers and events, syllabi, research and publications of interest, noteworthy practices, reflections, assessment instruments, Ignatian spirituality resources, and calls for papers and dialogues. (Immigration)

Law Library of the Library of Congress - digital collection of congressional hearings on immigration and a good resource for tracing the development over time of immigration policy in the U.S. and on getting snapshots of American's sentiments about immigration over time. (Immigration)

The Love of Christ toward Migrants

National Coalition for the Homeless - Committed to creating the systemic and attitudinal changes necessary to prevent and end homelessness.

NETWORK - A national catholic social justice lobby

Oxfam International - Finding lasting solutions to poverty and injustice

PovertyUSA – features educational materials on poverty in the U.S., including the Poverty Tour, a multimedia presentation illustration the difficulty of living at the poverty line.

Social Equity Venture Fund - Unlocking the potential of enterprise-based solutions to poverty

Teaching Tolerance - September 2008 issue features essays by Barack Obama and John McCain about how the next generation can get involved in the political process and grow more civic-minded to make America better.

U.S. Catholic Bishops message to Obama about Immigration

U of S Habitat for Humanity

The Visitor 2008 Immigration

Pride, Passion, Promise: Experience Our Jesuit Tradition