Hundreds of Immigration activists and protestors marched from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office building in downtown Washington D.C. to the White House on Thursday, August 28, 2014. The Rally, “National Day to Fight for Families” was organized by CASA de Maryland and CASA de Virginia. Both organizations are dedicated to helping immigrant communities in their region. They called on President Obama to stop deportations of: Workers, Parents, and Children. They strongly believe that stopping the deportation of unaccompanied children from Central America should be a top priority.
Source of Information:
Politico.com, 8/28/14, Photo Gallery:
Deportation rally at the White House
Boston.com, 8/28/14, Article with Video:
Hundreds Protest Obama Deportation Policies at ICE, White House
Washington.cbslocal.com, 8/28/14, Article:
145 Arrested at White House Deportation Protest