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Posts Tagged ‘Immigrant Justice’

“Kids Rising” Raises Spirits While Raising Funds

Kids and parents and adults of all ages turned out for our family-friendly event on Saturday, August 24, 2019, “Kids Rising: Standing Up for Families at the Border.” The auditorium at Pack Memorial Library was transformed into a big play space, with tables for drawing and writing and crafts. Everyone got a chance to create…

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Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps

Lights for Liberty is a coalition of people dedicated to the fundamental principle that all human beings have a right to life, liberty and dignity. On Friday July 12th, 2019, Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps, will bring thousands of Americans to detention camps across the country, into the streets and into their own front yards, to protest the inhumane conditions faced by refugees.

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