THE COALITION IN THE MEDIA
NC Council of Churches' Immigrant Rights Work, June 2009
Greensboro Press Conference, June 2009
Greensboro News & Record, "Fairness sought in immigration debate," by Nancy McLaughlin.
Durham Prayer Vigil, February 2009
ABC11, "Vigil held to protect illegal immigrants."
Durham Herald-Sun, "Illegals living in 'state of terror,'" by Matt Goad.
Raleigh Prayer Vigil, February 2009
ABC11, "Immigration supporters pray for change."
Raleigh News & Observer, "Prayer vigil focuses on immigration."
Asheville Prayer Vigil, February 2009
Asheville Citizen-Times, "Immigration vigil focuses on reform," by Josh Boatwright.
Press Conference, October 2008
Asheville Citizen-Times, "Clergy form Justice for Immigrants coalition," by Leslie Boyd.
Burlington Times News, "Religious coalition tackles immigration."
The Catholic Diocese of Raleigh, "Bishop Speaks at Justice for Immigrants News Conference" (this website has full video of the Oct. 7, 2008 news conference).
NBC17, "Faith Leaders Rally for Immigrants," by Yvette Yeon.
NC Council of Churches press release.
Raleigh News & Observer, "Religious leaders urge acceptance of immigrants."
Raleigh News & Observer, "Immigrants get wave of support," by Kristin Collins.
Raleigh News & Observer, "Faith requires us to defend rights of all people," by Chris Liu-Beers.
WRAL, "NC faith leaders ask for fair treatment of immigrants," reported by Amanda Lamb.