On January 11, 2018, immigrants rights activist Ravi Ragbir was detained by ICE during a routine check in. Organizing and legal advocacy led to him winning his freedom 18 days later. Ravi Ragbir is the ED of the New Sanctuary Coalition, which organizes and fights alongside families and communities resisting caging and deportation. He still faces deportation.
My name is Steven Sacco, I am an immigration lawyer, I defend people against deportation and against ICE. When I’m working I must be polite to ICE because they have my client’s life in their hands. But I am not at work today. That means I am not here to be polite, I am here to be honest. Continue reading
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