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Fault Lines: Punishment and Profits: Immigration Detention

The detention and deportation of immigrants has reached an all-time high under the Obama administration. Fault Lines investigates the business of immigrant detention and finds out how a few companies are shaping U.S. immigration laws.

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El Cambio

El Cambio

Students of El Cambio intently listen in and contribute to a NC Select House Committee on the States role in Immigration..

AFSC's Lori F. Khamala reflects on a visit to the State House for the NC House Select Committee on the State’s Role in Immigration Policy. 

Hundreds converge in Greensboro: a community facing a foreclosure crisis!

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Carolina Theater March 14

Hundreds Converge upon the Carolina Theater in Downtown Greensboro, NC on March 14, 2012

Drum beats and chanting filled the air as dozens of protesters marched from Washington Street to their final destination at The Carolina Theater. There they converged with an eager crowd of supporters to celebrate the premier of a locally produced short film, “Let’s Lose Our House: A Modern Foreclosure Tale.”

Former U.S. strategist speaks in Greensboro, NC on bringing war dollars home

Matt Hoh speaks in Greensboro, NC, Feb2012

Matt Hoh speaks in Greensboro, NC, Feb2012

The community forum titled “Bring our War Dollars Home” encouraged citizens of North Carolina to urge their legislatures to spend tax dollars more wisely. 

Peace Day in Greensboro

Peace Day

making peace flags

Celebration of International Peace Day in Providence RI

For AFSC’s Area Office of the Carolinas, this year’s Peace Day was much more than a one-day ceasefire. Peace, for us, rather than an absence of violence, is about building community through cultural sharing, celebrating diversity, and developing personal relationships based on respect and trust.

Mother Son Mural

Windows and Mirrors Panel

Mother and Child mural developed by Guilford College students.

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