Los Angeles, CA Cardinal Mahoney is featured front and center in the Immigration Reform Debate and is spotlighted on the Full Disclosure Network™ (FDN) Sunday Special, this week, October 8, 2006, from 8-9- p.m. and again on Monday , Oct. 9th 4-5 p.m. on the L.A.Cable Channel 36. This two-part Special can also be viewed on the Internet and 43 cable systems.
This program covers the pros and cons on controversial immigration reform provisions that have stirred emotion and debate among citizens and in the religious and activist communities across the nation.
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- Segment #1: Video News Blog #29 http://www.fulldisclosure.net/flash/VideoBlogs/VideoBlog29.php "Cardinal Antagonizes Catholics on Immigration Stance" (7:33 min).Featuring Cardinal Roger Mahony and International Broadcaster Stanley Interrante of “Catholic News & Views” who provide their conflicting opinions on proposed legislation and the Cardinal’s responsibilities. Following the Cardinal’s statement, that he would ask his priests to defy a proposed Immigration law now before the U. S. Congress, Father Michael Guiterrez of St. Anne Catholic Church in Santa Monica declared that his church would welcome immigrants regardless of any laws Congress may pass saying “This is not our Law, we follow God’s law.” Provisions of the Catholic Catechism are cited by Interrante to demonstrate that any such action by the Mahony and his priests would against the teachings of the Church.
- Segment #2: Video News Blog #28 Inside the Boycott: Legitimate or Racist? (10 min) http://www.fulldisclosure.net/flash/VideoBlogs/VideoBlog28.php The behind the scenes footage of illegal immigrant demonstrations held across the country in March and May 2006 reveals the political agenda of the predominately Mexican organizers and protesters. Featuring commentary from documentary film maker Brook Young, whose exclusive video and audio captures the spirit of the protest. Also, national boycott leader Nativo Lopez describes his instructions to the protesters for the May Day Labor Boycott.
- Segment #3: The Politics of Religion Program #461(30 min). http://www.fulldisclosure.net/flash/461_Illegal_Immigration.phpIs it acceptable for Cardinal Roger Mahony to instruct his Priests, Bishops and Catholic lay workers to defy U. S. Immigration Laws in hopes of derailing reform legislation? Full Disclosure Network™ presents the striking but contrasting views of CardinalRoger Mahony and International Radio Broadcaster Stan Interrante, of the “Catholic News & Views”, (St. Joseph Radio).
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