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SHUT Down ICE! Action In San Francisco Closes ICE As CA Unionists Join The Blockade
Hundreds of activists, students and immigrants along with trade unionists closed down San Francisco ICE on February 28, 2018.
Hundreds of youth, immigrant rights activists and unionists shut down San Francisco ICE office for the day on February 28, 2018. Blocking the gates and the street they marched around the block during the day. Union leaders AFSCME Local 3299 president Kathryn Lybarger who is also president of the California AFL-CIO, Unite HERE Local 2 president Anand Singhand and SEIU USWW Political Coordinator Northern California Jane Martin joined the action and urged their fellow workers to mobilize to shutdown ICE.
The terrorist tactics of ICE are raising the issue of labor and human rights in the USA.
Protesters demanded sanctuary for all against the ICE raids
An artist painted the action to close the ICE office in San Francisco
While the vehicle entrance to San Francisco ICE was blockaded some waited to enter the ICE building