TITLE

Blacks react to massive immigration rallies

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Monica
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;4/7/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 23, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the encouragement for African Americans to look at illegal immigrants' efforts to protest proposed reforms to the immigration law as a threat to their own well-being, and as a way to unite and fight for rights of all people of color in the United States. Damon Az Ali, community organizer for the Los Angeles, California-based labor organization stressed that blacks could get involve in fighting against efforts of the government to criminalize aid programs for immigrants and other anti-immigrant laws.
ACCESSION #
20496107

 

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