Contact: Jon Rodney, 510-207-9520
Breaking: SF immigrant groups gather to denounce plan to end DACA, will fight for all immigrants
What: Immigrant, civil rights, and faith groups will hold an emergency news conference to condemn the President’s cruel and unjust decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in six months. The organizations will also announce plans for 5PM rally today. The groups are organizing to defend both DACA recipients and all 11 million undocumented immigrants from the administration’s deportation machine. Speakers will include immigrant youth and community leaders who will react to the announcement, immigration attorneys who will provide know-your-rights information.
When and where:
- Press conference: 11:00 AM, SF City Hall
- Rally: 5:00 PM, New Federal Building, 90 – 7th St
Who: Organized by the FREE SF and SFILEN coalitions and Bay Resistance. Speakers at 11 AM press conference to include directly affected immigrant youth, legal experts; SF Supes Ronen, Fewer, and Kim expected.
More information here.