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"Occupy ICE" protesters in Los Angeles, December 15, 2011
KPCC's Corey Moore reported on today's "Occupy ICE" protest in downtown Los Angeles, organized by labor, civil and immigrant rights groups. It's one of a slowly growing number of immigration-related Occupy protests, similar to one that took place in San Diego last month.
Hundreds joined the rally, according to the story, protesting U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Secure Communities fingerprint-sharing enforcement program and the separation of mixed-status families as the federal government has carried out record numbers of deportations. A march concluded at the downtown federal building, where ICE has an office.
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