Quakers, Rabbis, Imams Protest For Migrant Rights Because ‘Love Knows No Borders’

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Source: Huffington Post

By Carol Kuruvilla

Monday’s interfaith demonstration at the San Diego-Tijuana border launched a week of solidarity actions across the country.

Interfaith leaders have joined forces to protest the militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border this week ― many putting their bodies on the line to support migrants’ right to seek asylum.

America’s southern border has been the site of many faith-based rallies against President Donald Trump’s immigration policies over the past few months. However, the size and religious diversity of Monday’s demonstration set it apart from previous protests.

And it was only the beginning of a week of immigration activism around the country.

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