TITLE

Thousands March for Immigration

AUTHOR(S)
Sohrabji, Sunita
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
India -- West;5/7/2010, Vol. 35 Issue 24, pA1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the rally initiated by the people in San Francisco, California, calling on the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama to address comprehensive immigration reform and to protest the country's anti-immigrant measure passed in Arizona. Civil rights organizations claim that the state's new legislation SB 1070 will lead to racial profiling of any person of color. Debayani Kar of the Alliance of South Asians Taking Action stresses concern on the deportations in country.
ACCESSION #
51021356

 

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