Monday 1 May 2006 EDT First published on Monday 1 May 2006 EDT. One of the biggest protests in US history unfolded across America yesterday as more than a Many supporters of the protest against the immigration reform.
StoryMay 02, 2006 In what is being called the largest day of protest in U.S. history, over 1.5 million people stayed away from work and school Monday to take I say to the Congress of the United States: You have two options. All we want is fair immigration reform and a recognition of the role of immigrants in this country.
Will the massive demonstrations affect immigration reform legislation? Yes We' re all here today to tell all those illegal protesters, 'You do not.
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All we want is fair immigration reform and a recognition of the role of immigrants in this country. However, in the long term, IRCA was not successful in reducing the flow of unauthorized immigration to the United States. The increase in Immigration Customs Enforcement raids was meant to suppress further immigrant organizing. Manage Alerts What Is This? Copy may not be in its final form. They must be able to have that so we all can be Americans. Maybe you come for our daily headlines. Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles. For further information or additional permissions, contact us. The footage he recorded on his Sony Handycam over the next nine minutes — of Rodney King being beaten 50 stars on flag LAPD officers — is perhaps second only to the Zapruder film of the JFK assassination. The Des Moines Register. Chamber of Commerce v. Wichita Immigration Protest 2006
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It also would impose new penalties on employers who hire illegal immigrants, require churches to check the legal status of parishioners before helping them and erect fences along one-third of the U. The use of nonviolent sacrifice, disruption and escalation can alter the climate of political debate. Yet this is only half the story. Motivated by the prospect of the U. The protests began in response to proposed legislation known as H. Gloria Romero , California Senate Majority Leader D.