Film unmasks the inhumanity of family detention

June 20, 2015

The Office of the General Assembly (OGA) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) joined denomination and community partners recently to spotlight the inhumanity of detention centers in South Texas housing Central American mothers and their children. Persons of faith and conscience are organizing to provide outreach to these families and to end this disturbing practice by the United States government. The film “Families Held Captive,” produced by OGA, examines these prison-like facilities and the lives most affected. Watch, share, and learn more about how you can #EndFamilyDetention.

More resources are available at pcusa.org/familydetention.

  1. Thank you to all that are working to help these mothers provide a safe, and stable enviornment to raise their children. Very inspiring to see Christains united to help fix the problem, understanding thesse families are part of the body of Christ.

    by Lynn Smith

    June 23, 2015

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