Fr. Bob Mosher talks about asylum at the border
Interfaith Voices is an independent public radio show fostering interfaith understanding by providing engaging conversation about religion, across many traditions and beliefs. This week, their show features Fr. Bob Mosher, SSC, Director of the Columban Mission Center. Listen to Fr. Bob's contribution to a piece on asylum at the border below.
Asylum has come to the forefront of this latest flashpoint in the immigration debate because of the thousands fleeing violence in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador. We learn more about the challenges facing the country’s asylum system and why migrants are coming to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Mark Hetfield, president and CEO of HIAS
Linda Rabben, an associate research professor of anthropology at the University of Maryland
Fr. Sean Carroll, executive director of the Kino Border Initiative and Catholic priest
Fr. Bob Mosher, director of the Columban Mission Center in El Paso, Texas and Catholic priest
Marco Grimaldo, senior associate for Latino engagement at Bread for the World