Please Forward Widely
National Day of Action Against SB1070. Stop Arizona!
Salem and Portland: Saturday May 29th
Salem March and Rally
Capitol Building, 11am
Coordinated by CAUSA and others.
Portland March and Vigil (with speakers and music)
SW 3rd and Madison, 5pm
Coordinated by the Portland Immigrants Rights Coalition
and Portland May Day Coalition
Our brothers and sisters in Arizona have called for supporters to join their protests on May 29th and hold solidarity events across the country. Join Oregon's immigrant, faith, labor, and community organizations in saying NO to racial profiling, NO to 287g, and NO human being is illegal!
Arizona's SB1070 affects everyone. It legalizes racial profiling and furthers the disturbing trend of putting the blame for this economic crisis on the wrong people. Several states are already considering similar legislation. In Oregon, we are facing gradual steps in this direction, with the increasing collaboration between local police and ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement). Read more about these local developments from the Safe Communities Project.
For more information:
SALEM: (503) 984-6816, http://www.causaoregon.org
PORTLAND: (503) 233-6787, http://maydaypdx.blogspot.com
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved.