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Immigrants Wanting to Show Solidarity With Black Lives Matter Movement Grapple With High Risks

Updated: Mar 30, 2021

Immigrants who want to participate in Black Lives Matter protests are grappling with the choice of putting their legal status and, in some cases, their lives, at risk to join the cause. 

Protests erupted around the country following the murder of George Floyd at the hands of four Minneapolis police officers in late May. The protests, which are over policed and have seen unprecedented levels of police brutality, could leave immigrants open to deportation regardless of their legal status. 

Read more at The North Star.

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