On Friday, January 18, 2008 an ICE van stationed itself in the parking lot of an LA high school. Although it appears that the agents did not enter the school - the community is concerned that this could lead to ICE arresting undocumented students on school property.
On Friday, January 18, 2008, at approximately 4:30PM, numerous staff members at West Adams Preparatory High School in Los Angeles, CA witnessed a vehicle from the Department of Homeland Security/Immigrant and Customs Enforcement (ICE) stationed in the parking lot of the school!!
We cannot allow the government to continue terrorizing our communities!! Now they are messing with our kids!!
The Association of Raza Educators, Somos Raza (student organization), Comite de Mujeres Patricia Marin, Frente Contra las Redadas- Sur Centro and Union Del Barrio-Los Angeles invite you to join us for a rally and press conference to denounce the Los Angeles Unified School District for allowing ICE Agents to enter our schools! All schools should be safe places for our communities!
THIS IS A CALL-OUT to the entire community!!! We must defend our young people and our communities from the Migra!!!
PLEASE EMAIL UdBLA@aol.com to endorse this action!
Bring your signs, posters, banners, flags…etc!
WHAT: PROTEST/PRESS CONFERENCE. Migra Out of West Adams/LAUSD!!!
DEMANDS: that LAUSD and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa publicly declare that they will NOT permit ICE Agents onto LAUSD campuses!!
WHEN: THURSDAY, January 24, 2008 3:30PM SHARP!!!
WHERE: In front of West Adams Prep.
1500 W. Washington Blvd. (Washington and Vermont)
Los Angeles, CA 90007Ron Gochez
Social Justice Educator/Community Organizer