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La Raza galardona a alcaldes que protegen a los inmigrantes

 03/30/2017 - 04:26
El alcalde de Los Angeles, Eric Garcetti, durante una conferencia sobre tecnología en 2014. Foto: Wikimedia

 El mayor grupo hispano de defensa de los derechos civiles en EEUU galardonó a Marty Walsh y Eric Garcetti, alcaldes de Boston y Los Ángeles, dos de las llamadas "ciudades santuario", por proteger a los inmigrantes sin antecedentes penales de ser detenidos por las autoridades federales para ser deportados.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:15am
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EFE

Janet Murguia, La Raza: "We need to end the assault on our families"

 03/29/2017 - 02:34
Seven-year-old Walter Escobar of Texas holds a photo of his family, including his father Jose Escobar that was deported from the US; at a news conference held by US Democratic Senators, the National Council of La Raza and immigration advocates, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, USA, 28 March 2017. EPA/MICHAEL REYNOLDS

La Raza and several Democratic senators stand together against deportations. Children are the principal victims of Trump's immigration policy, with about 6 million of them vulnerable to having their families broken up.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 2:15am
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EFE