FI2W Video: The Voices of Immigrant New Yorkers at May Day Rallies for Immigration Reform
Feet In 2 Worlds contributor Sooyeon Kim covered the immigration rallies that took place Friday in Manhattan.
The earlier Madison Square Park rally, which featured a text messaging campaign, was attended by immigrants from many different backgrounds. Kim reports:
Despite the pouring rain, hundreds of immigrant rights supporters started marching at 6 p.m. to City Hall, flaunting flags and chanting, calling for immigration reform.
You can read our story about the Madison Square Park rally here.
Kim later covered the second rally, which met in Union Square. Here’s a slideshow with images from both demonstrations.
You can see another FI2W video from the Union Square rally here.