Churches, NGOs take Canada to court over refugee pact with U.S.

Canadian churches and NGOs take the government to court: "The U.S. was never safe for all refugees and now is even less safe," said Loly Rico.

Advocates expect to see more asylum seekers cross U.S.-Canadian border

Canada can expect to see more asylum seekers crossing its nearly 6,600-mile, mostly unguarded, border with the U.S. as enforcement toughens and executive orders restrain refugee arrivals.

JRS hoping to answer call to mercy with education for more refugees

Jesuit Refugee Service has a very specific answer to Pope Francis' call to put mercy on the leading edge of a church reaching out to the peripheries -- education. 

Activists say Jesuit-run inner city school bad for indigenous culture

A Jesuit-inspired middle school in a poor, violent neighborhood of Winnipeg, Manitoba, was accused of cultural genocide and compared to the infamous residential schools that devastated native communities across Canada.