Join us to stand up for the values of love, compassion and family as we begin a campaign of righteous resistance. We will join hands and stand together to oppose criminalization, mass deportations, and hate crimes. We are #HereToStay and we shall not be moved.
In California, events are scheduled in Fresno, Los Angeles, Salinas, San Jose, and San Marcos/San Diego for Saturday, January 14, 2017.
Other states are also holding concurren events, including: Birmingham, AL; Phoenix, AZ; Washington, D.C.; Miami, FL; Chicago, IL; Wichita, KS; Charlotte, NC; Albuquerque, NM; Salem, OR; Philadelphia, PA; Dallas, TX; Houston, TX; San Antonio, TX; Vancouver, WA; Yakima, WA; and Milwaukee, WI.
Speakers include: California State Controller Betty Yee; Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez; Miguel Santana, City Administrative Officer, City of Los Angeles; Angelica Salas, CHIRLA; Rusty Hicks, LAC Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, Laphonza Butler, SEIU; Arlene Inouye, UTLA; and Tom Steyer, Next Gen Climate.
Performances by the band Very Be Careful and others.
Hosted by (partial list):
Black Immigrant Network (BIN)
Bend the Arc
California Dream Network (CDN)
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA)
Center for Community Change (CCC)
Fair Immigration Reform Movement (FIRM)
Korean Resource Center (KRC)
Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO
UCLA Dream Center