03 Jul '11, 12am

Protesters Rally Against Georgia Immigration Law | Care2 Causes

Protesters Rally Against Georgia Immigration Law | Care2 Causes

This Fourth of July weekend, it’s important to remember that one of our most important rights as Americans is the ability to publicly dissent. Thousands of people exercised this right outside in downtown Atlanta today, rallying against the state’s new immigration law, HB 87, which would attempt to crack down on illegal immigration . Earlier this week, a judge issued a preliminary injunction blocking parts of the legislation, while allowing other elements to go forward. While some of HB 87′s most controversial elements consequently did not go into effect, people still descended on the state capital, showing their unhappiness with a law that creates a climate of hostility toward immigrants. “I have family who are not residents,” said one woman, who is a legal resident in the United States but nevertheless sees herself as allied with those are in the country without documenta...

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