IHM Leadership Council Statement on the Treatment of Children at the Border

Recognizing the escalation of violence in our world, and especially its impact on women and children, the IHM Sisters choose to act with diligence in pursuit of peace and non-violence. This commitment compels the IHM Leadership Council to speak out against the unconscionable mistreatment of children on the United States-Mexico border. We call upon our elected leaders to take all measures necessary to provide the children with adequate food, shelter and health care and to reunite them with family residing in the U.S. as quickly and safely as possible.

Read the full statement here.