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Nearly 70% of immigrants in detention are unrepresented in immigration courts—even during a time where access to publicly funded …

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#BlackLivesMatter #DefundthePolice

George Floyd. Ahmaud Arbery. Breonna Taylor. Tony McDade. Sean Reed.


These are just a few of the Black people murdered in just the last month because of white supremacy and the pervasive anti-Blackness that permeates every aspect of our society. The only way for us to win real liberation is to transform our systems by divesting from policing.