In anticipation of the Republican push for the president to end the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and TPS (Temporary Protected Status) programs, emergency rallies and organizing meetings are planned around the DMV area tomorrow. Events are occurring throughout the day, so find one or more to attend.
9:30 am at the White House with CASA: Protect DACA and TPS Rally. Rally then march to US Customs and Immigration Services.
12:00 pm at Lafayette Park with United We Dream: Rally to Defend Immigrants An emergency rally near the White House.
12:00 pm at the White House with NAKASEC and HANA Center: March to Congress following a 22-day, round-the-clock vigil at the White House #DreamAction17
4:00 pm in Sterling with United We Dream: Protest at Rep. Comstock’s Sterling Office, show up with signs, spirit, and heart to call her to support DACAmented immigrants, 21430 Cedar Drive Sterling, VA 20164
6:00 pm at George Mason University with Mason DREAMers: DACA Next Steps, Merton Hall Room 1201, GMU, 4400 University Dr, Fairfax, Virginia 22030. Join Mason DREAMers for a community gathering to heal as a community, discuss impacts of the decision, and strategize next steps.
Related local action:
6:30 pm at Prince William Board of Supervisors Meeting with Indivisible District 10: Speak Out Against Corey Stewart, Prince William County McCoart Building, 1 County Complex Ct, Woodbridge, VA 22192. Citizens can sign up to speak at 7:00pm for 3 minutes at a time, BOS meeting begins at 7:30. Prince William NAACP recently called for Stewart’s resignation from the Board of Supervisors following his racist campaign for governor and his inflammatory remarks following Charlottesville. Stewart was not only the state chair of the Trump campaign, but in his tenure as County Supervisor he has worked to increase racial profiling of black and brown immigrants