On Tuesday, February 28, 2017 communities throughout Texas will gather in Austin for #WeAreAllTexas: a Day of Action for Immigrant and Refugee Rights.
The event will begin with a march that will start at 10 am from
Austin City Hall, followed by a demonstration at 11, at the Texas
Capitol, and will end with visits and meetings with representatives of
Delegations of secular and ecclesial associations, parishes and groups
involved, as well as professionals, have decided to once again go to
Austin to reiterate the dangers of the "Senate Bill 4", the bill that
provides strict rules for immigrants under the pretext of public safety.
The note sent to Fides by the Border Network for Human Rights
highlights that in this way the responsibility falls on local
governments with a devastating impact on families and communities.
The "Movimiento de Sanctuario'', born in March 1982, which offers
protection to undocumented immigrants, has become the focal point of
many organizations (especially religious men) in their service to