On this episode, John sits down with State Representative Joe Salazar a sponsor of the Right to Rest Act, a bill that pushes back on the criminalization of homelessness. Also, Staff Attorney Arash Jahanian brings us the story of Audemio Orozco-Ramirez, an immigrant facing deportation, and others like him who are being targeted by Trump’s cruel deportation agenda.
Read “ICE’s modern-day reign of terror”: http://www.coloradoindependent.com/168497/guest-post-ices-modern-day-reign-of-terror
Call to Action:
To participate in Lobby Day go to: https://action.aclu.org/secure/co_LobbyDay2018
For more info on the DACA Phone Bank go to: https://go.peoplepower.org/event/action/12524?source=homepage&akid=
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