Letters & Op-Eds 2017

Commentary: Helping immigrants should not mean denying them care

The immigrant community is deeply committed to the values that this country works to uphold — values that brought many of us to this nation. The idea of the United States as a beacon for those fleeing persecution is deeply held by many communities, including many of those who come to the United States seeking a better life for themselves and their families.

The original article, written by Karla Gonzales Garcia and Jon O’Brien, was published in the Austin American-Statesman.