On Saturday April 29, there will be both a People’s Climate March in Washington, DC and a Here to Stay immigration rally from 1:00-3:00 pm at the state Capitol in Hartford (north steps).
350CT has put together a series of buses to the march in DC from various Connecticut cities and towns. Tickets cost $75-85.
The Here to Stay rally is calling for an end to mass deportation. It is being sponsored by a range of unions, churches, and progressive organizations: 32BJ SEIU Connecticut; 1199 SEIU New England; The 4Cs SEIU 1973; Action Together CT; AFL-CIO; American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut; American Federation of Teachers Connecticut; Amistad United Church of Christ; Black and Latino Caucus of the CT State Legislature; Center for Latino Progress; Center for a New Economy; Connecticut Immigrant Rights Alliance (CIRA); Connecticut Students for a Dream; CT NOW; Fight for $15; Hispanic Federation; Make the Road CT; Moral Mondays CT; New Haven’s Peoples Center; Planned Parenthood of Southern New England; SEIU-State Council; Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ); Unidad Latina en Acción (ULA); UAW Region 9A, Working Families Party