Thursday, February 15, 2007

Week of Action in protest of ICE raids in SF and to oppose guest worker legislation

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ICE (Immigration customs Enforcement, formerly known as the INS) has been conducting raids in San Francisco. Please join Deporten A La Migra, Supervisor Chris Daly, and many others at a
press conference on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, AT 16TH AND MISSION STREETS, 12 NOON, to announce a resolution introduced by Supervisor Chris Daly to the SF Board of Supervisors denouncing the recent immigration raids, and the week of protest February 26 to March 2 at the Immigration building in San Francisco.

Friends and allies,

Join the various immigrant rights organizations and coalitions to respond to, and resist, the recent immigration raids! No to the proposed guestworker program! Legalization for all! SEE ATTACHED FLYERS.

*WHAT: Week of protest against the raids, against guestworker programs, in support of legalization! Rallies, vigils, marches, etc. are planned! Immigrant communities coming from all over the Bay Area.

--Monday: Opening rally, community of faith.
--Tuesday: Regional Labor Councils, Labor leaders, day laborer centers of Northern California—immigrant rights are worker rights!
--Wednesday: We are families! Teachers, youth and children speak out!
--Thursday: We will not be criminalized!
--Friday: Closing rally, march to Congresswoman Pelosi’s office.

(Please come out as many days as you can, and bring people with you!)

*WHEN: February 26 – March 2; 11-1 everyday that week.

*WHERE: Homeland Security/ICE Building, 630 Sansome St., downtown San Francisco.

For more info, please feel free to call me at (415) 553-3404, or St. Peter’s Housing Committee at (415) 487-9203

Renee Saucedo

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