Tag: immigration reform protests

Immigrants and their supporters march across the Brooklyn Bridge on July 29, 2010 - Photo: Sarah Kramer
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After Judge’s Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law, New Yorkers Renew Call for Reform

A federal injunction against parts of Arizona’s new immigration law leaves immigrants in New York and their supporters unsatisfied.

Tens of Thousands March in Phoenix Against SB 1070 - Photo: José Muñoz
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A Year After Arrest, Immigrant Family Marches Against SB 1070

Detained in an immigration raid and subsequently released, the Figueroas were among the thousands who protested in Phoenix on Saturday.

Dream Act Protesters Mohamed, Lizbeth, Tania and Shaira in Tucson, AZ - Photo: Valeria Fernandez

Civil Disobedience: Undocumented Youth Risk Deportation in Push for Immigration Reform

Young protesters and immigrant activists are increasingly turning to acts of civil disobedience, knowing that the result may be deportation for undocumented demonstrators.