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Immigrant Rights Now! May Day Action & Background Reading

From PCASC: As May Day approaches, ICE (aka la migra, formerly known as the INS) is picking up their campaign of raids targeting the Latino community. While the aim of these raids is to terrorize immigrant communities and scare them behind closed doors, they have only made people more determined: this May Day we will stand up once again for immigrant and worker rights. See event details below.

Push and Pull: Free Trade and the Immigration Debate
Thursday April 19, 2007 6:30 PM
AFSCME Offices, 6025 E. Burnside St.
, Portland

David Bacon and Juan Sandoval, two leading scholars and activists, one from each side of the border, will help us grapple with the complex and controversial issues surrounding free trade and immigration using photos and stories from their years of organizing.

International Workers' Day Celebration on May 1st
Let's march for immigrant and Workers' rights! Legalization now! Stop the raids! No militarization of the border!
We demand just and comprehensive Immigration Reform Legalization NOW!

When: May 1st 2007, 4:00pm
Where: SW park blocks and SW Salmon St., Portland

Related: MayDay background | MayDay2006 | Sin Fronteras Portland '07 Mayday events | Immigrants Rising Archive | Putting it in Writing: Immigrants Rights Coalition Sends Strong Message to Congress | Immigrants: 50,000 March for Immigration Reform 4/7/07 in LA

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