University President John Garvey published commentary in Catholic News Service on the "fourth world" population in the United States. See below.
Trump and the forgotten America of the Fourth World
From: Catholic News Service (via Catholic Philly)
Date: Jan. 20, 2017
Author: John Garvey
... When the U.S. Catholic bishops do their laudable work in looking out for the needs and rights of migrants and refugees, they are looking out for a large and vulnerable share of their flock.
For all of the articles and volumes written about the new Americans and their growing political importance, though, it was the progeny of yesterday’s Catholic migrants and refugees who earned the national spotlight in the 2016 election.
When Donald Trump takes the oath of office Jan. 20, he will do so largely because working-class, white Catholic voters in key Midwestern states unexpectedly handed him the presidency. ...
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