OC DREAMers to Protest OC Sheriff’s Deparment and ICE Collaborations!

Thu, Jan 31, 2013

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{Sheriff Sandra Hutchens / photo cred: John Gilhooley}

It’s been one hell of a busy week for any and all things immigrant! From the Gang of 8‘s framework for immigration reform to the Deporter-in-Chief Barack Obama‘s own speech on the subject in Las Vegas, politicians have been putting their dos centavos in. After Inauguration Day banner drops along the 5 freeway from Anaheim to San Juan Capistrano, the Orange County DREAM Team (OCDT) has kept pace issuing responses critical of the national discussion surrounding comprehensive immigration reform. The organization’s next local action is a planned rally on Friday at 1 p.m. outside the Orange County Sheriff‘s Office in Santa Ana demanding that it cease collaborating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and its 287(g) and Secure Communities (S-Comm) programs.

Read more on my latest OC Weekly Navel Gazing Blog post:

http://blogs.ocweekly.com/navelgazing/2013/01/oc_dreamers_sheriff.php

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