Thursday September 24, 2020
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BY Akhi Menawat | Saint Paul, MN | 8/31/20
Hundreds marched through the West Side of Saint Paul from Castillo Park to Senator Tina Smith’s office on August 29 demanding the Senate take immediate action towards legalization for all residents. The march was part of an ongoing campaign by the Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee (MIRAC) demanding legalization for all immigrants eligible for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), TPS (Temporary Protective Status), and DED (Deferred Enforced Departure) status.
DACA, MIRAc
BY Brad Sigal | Saint Paul, MN | 8/27/20
At the State Board of Investments (SBI) meeting on August 26, Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee (MIRAC) member Mari Mansfield spoke out, demanding that Minnesota divest its funds from the border militarization corporation Elbit Systems.
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 7/28/20
On July 18, hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Minneapolis to demand justice for women lost to state violence.
BY Montana Hirsch | Minneapolis, MN | 7/06/20
On July 4, more than 200 protesters took the streets on wheels for a new type of march calling for an end to a fundamentally racist criminal justice system and “#Justice4All.”
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 5/12/20
After dark on Monday, May 11, the Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee (MIRAC) held a candlelight vigil at the Minneapolis Federal Courthouse to remember Carlos Ernesto Escobar-Mejia.
BY Brad Sigal | Elk River, MN | 12/04/19
Immigrant rights activists mobilized to the Sherburne County commissioners' meeting at 9:00 in the morning Tuesday, December 3 in Elk River, a town of around 20,000 people an hour northwest of Minneapolis.
ICOM, MIRAc, SARI
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 7/02/19
On June 30, 4000 people marched in South Minneapolis to stand with immigrants and Muslims who are under attack by the Trump administration.
MIRAc
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 6/29/19
On Sunday, June 30, more than 1000 Minnesotans will march in south Minneapolis to oppose the anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim policies of the Trump administration.
CAIR, MIRAc
BY staff | Saint Paul, MN | 5/02/19
Hundreds of immigrants, union members and activists marched to the Minnesota State Capitol on May 1, International Workers Day.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/28/19
In the shadow of President Trump’s declaration of a ‘state of emergency’ to build a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, the Legalization for All Network is organizing a national delegation of immigrant rights activists to go on a fact-finding and solidarity delegation to the border.
MIRAc, USPCN, YPRC
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