From one of our So Cal members, Timothy Phan:
Today I sat behind Judy Chu with my friends at NAKASEC in an act of civil disobedience on the steps of the US Capitol. We're calling on Congress to pass a clean DREAM Act and a legislative solution for the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program before the December 8 deadline for a federal spending bill.
I had never been arrested before, and I was so proud to stand up for my beliefs. I felt such community in the people next to me as we sang chants and songs, I felt such solidarity from the thousands of people cheering for us across the way, I felt such love for the people at home I organize and fight for each day. Justice for one person is justice for all of us.
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