2017-12-08 18:51:30

“Keep Our Families Together”: Thousands Call on Congress to Extend TPS & Pass a “Clean DREAM Act”

Thousands rallied on Capitol Hill Wednesday, calling for Congress to stop its rollback of temporary protected status for thousands of Haitians and Nicaraguans and to pass the DREAM Act before the end of the year. DN! speaks with Alicia Garza, co-founder of Black Lives Matter and also the strategy and partnership director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, whose members were among the thousands rallying at the Capitol and in cities around the country this week. DN! is also joined by Mily Treviño-Sauceda, co-founder and vice president of the National Alliance of Women Farmworkers. She is a former farmworker and union organizer with the United Farm Workers.

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