Haitian envoy resigns

By Grace Hamilton, Staff Writer The State Department official who served as the U.S. special envoy to Haiti has resigned due to complaints of the Biden administration’s “inhumane” treatment of Haitian immigrants.  Daniel Foote, who was named the special envoy in July, sent his resignation letter on Sept. 22. His statement, in part, read: “I will not be associated with the United States inhumane, counterproductive decision to deport thousands of Haitian refugees and illegal immigrants to Haiti…”  Foote’s assignment as envoy came after the assassination of Haiti President Jovenel Moïse in July. The assassination occurred amid a rising wave of … Continue reading Haitian envoy resigns

Club remembers, promotes Jesuit values

By: Azl Saeed ~Staff Writer~ Throughout this week, a Mock Border is on display on campus by Bellarmine Chapel courtesy of Voices of Solidarity (VOS), a club on campus. VOS co-president Alexandra Fath, explained that the club itself formed after travelling to the School of the Americas in Fort Benning, Ga., for the first time 1998. There, students joined in the protest in remembrance of the six Jesuit priests killed at the University of Central America in El Salvador, in addition to others who have been killed due to U.S. training of Latin American forces. Since then, the club has been a … Continue reading Club remembers, promotes Jesuit values