FAMILIES BELONG TOGETHER WA: ORGANIZATIONS AND ACTIVISTS FROM WASHINGTON DEMAND FREEDOM FOR IMMIGRANTS
Thousands Expected for a Weeklong Series of Protests and Activism Starting on June 30, 2018
Seattle, WA – On June 30, 2018, immigrant organizations, allies, and concerned Washingtonians, working together as “Families Belong Together - WA” will kick off a week of activism to protest the Trump Administration’s policies both at our southern border and within our own communities in Washington state. This week of action is led by immigrants’ rights organizations like Casa Latina – Mujeres Sin Fronteras, the Washington Dream Coalition, the WA Immigrant Solidarity Network, Colectiva Legal del Pueblo, the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, partnering with allies like One America, Seattle Indivisible, Black Lives Matter King Co., Seattle Womxn Marching Forward (Womxn's March Seattle) and MoveOn.
The first event will take place Saturday, June 30, at the Federal Detention Center, 2425 S. 200th St., in SeaTac, WA, at 11 a.m. Join us for a full program of speakers and a chance to gather together and rally on behalf of the hundreds detained here in the Northwest and the countless others suffering human rights violations in detention centers around the country.