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SF: International Migrants Day Rally
Date Thursday December 18
Time 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location Details
San Francisco City Hall (Polk Street Entrance)
BART: Civic Center Station
Event Type Protest
The San Francisco Immigrant Rights Defense Committee invites you to commemorate International Migrants Day by joining us in a:

Rally for Equality and Dignity for ALL San Franciscans
Thursday, December 18th, 2008 @ 12:00PM
San Francisco City Hall (Polk Street Entrance)
BART: Civic Center Station

Join the San Francisco Immigrant Rights Defense Committee as they commemorate the United Nations' International Migrants Day by unveiling a platform – already endorsed by several members of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors – with specific policy recommendations on Immigration Raids, Traffic Check Points, Immigrant Youth in the Juvenile System, the Municipal Identification program, and funding for essential services for youth and immigrants.

The San Francisco Immigrant Rights Defense Committee is a growing alliance encompassing immigrant rights advocates, labor groups, faith leaders, and LGBT activists. The Committee includes the ALDI, Arab Resource and Organizing Center, Asian Law Caucus, Asian Youth Advocacy Network, Bay Area Immigrant Rights Coalition, Central American Resource Center, Chinese for Affirmative Action, Communities United Against Violence, EBASE, Global Exchange, H.O.M.E.Y., Filipino Community Center, Instituto Familiar de la Raza, La Raza Centro Legal, La Voz Latina, Legal Services for Children, Mission Neighborhood Resource Centers, Movement for Unconditional Amnesty, Mujeres Unidas y Activas, PODER, POWER, Pride at Work, SF Immigrant Legal & Education Network, SF Labor Council, SF Organizing Project, St. Peter's Housing, Tenderloin Housing Clinic, and Young Workers United.

For more information contact: Evelyn Sanchez at 415.572.0639 / evelyn [at]
Added to the calendar on Wednesday Dec 17th, 2008 7:04 AM

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