Immigrant Rights

Colorado Stands with Arizona

MEDIA ADVISORY -- Thursday, July 29 2010

CONTACT: Jennifer Piper, jpiper@afsc.org

Colorado Stands with Arizona, Holds 24-hour Solidarity Vigil & Fast Monday

Protests Inhumane Immigration Laws

Joins the Isaiah 58 Summer” Eight-Week Nationwide Vigil and Fast for Arizona

RI rally participants decry Arizona immigration law

 More than 100 people rallied in a Providence RI park Thursday as part of a National Day of Action against Arizona’s controversial new immigration law.

Dozens protest AZ immigration law in Boston

NECN reports that the impact of Arizona's anti-immigration law is being felt in New England, as dozens protest in Boston.

CL blog: "Arizona Doesn't Speak for Me!" event in Charlotte NC

While the most controversial parts of Arizona’s SB 1070 have been put on hold as legal issues are investigated, those who disagree with the bill remain strong in their solidarity; here in Charlotte, opponents of SB 1070 will go on to stage a protest today.

Ch. 22: AZ immigration law has Americans divided

Arizona's controversial immigration law is partially in effect, but key elements of it have been put on hold by a judge. Those against the law, including AFSC's Jeff Napolitano, warn of its consequences.

San Diego AFSC staff Goes to AZ to Monitor New Law

San Diego community members are calling for action to stop Arizona's new immigration law. Opponents are calling the law racist and even though a federal judge blocked some of the most controversial sections of it, they said the fight is not over.

AFSC aplaude el bloqueo judicial contra la ley Arizona

 

AFSC realiza marchas, vigilias y forums de costa a costa para apoyar a los inmigrantes

AFSC applauds injuntion against Arizona law

AFSC Holds Marches, Vigils, Forums from Coast to Coast to Support Immigrants

AFSC's Jennifer Piper discusses Arizona protests

Check out Jennifer Piper of AFSC's Colorado staff on protests about Arizona's anti-immigrant law.

Day of Solidarity -- March and Vigil

Thursday, July 29, 2010 - 5:30pm

 Iowa is not Arizona. We do not want a law that destroys families. We want Family Unity.

Thursday, July 29th 2010

*** Mothers and Childrens March ***

5:30pm – State Capitol (Grand Ave. & E. 9th)

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