A cheerful and bustling group of high school students from Washington arrived this Friday November 8, 2019 at Supreme Court from U.S to express support for the immigration program DACA for the young 'dreamers', whose continuity will be analyzed from Tuesday, November 5, 2019 by the magistrates of that court.
"We are more than papers", "We are with the dreamers"it was read on the posters that these young people were mobilized by the network United we Dream, and that included among its slogans an endorsement of the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and against the separation of families immigrants.
"We are using the voices of young people to tell the Supreme Court that DACA stays, "he told Efe Light chavez, a 22-year-old girl born in Bolivia who was part of the group of protesters.
Arrival in the country with only four years from PeaceLuz admitted that she hardly knows Bolivia and that U.S It is the only place he identifies as his.
And if you run out of this benefit, created in 2012, your life would change. "I will not have a way to work, I will not have a way of being safe, because they can deport me if something happens," he said with a certain gesture of concern.
For its part, Walter Barrientos, Member of United we Dreamexplained that the march on Washington brought together dozens of young people and stressed that the activity was replicated in Oklahoma, Arizona Y California.
"It is a national day of action in which we are protesting and asking the Supreme Court to say no to the hatred of this president (Donald Trump), not to attack young people with DACA and keep that protection that is benefiting us as a community, "he said.
He Supreme From next week, he will evaluate Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which has benefited nearly 800,000 undocumented youth.
That repeal, announced on September 5, 2017 by the then attorney general, Jeff Sessions, was due to take effect on March 5, 2018, but was blocked by a series of judicial decisions, which led the Trump Administration to request the revision of the Supreme.
The Supreme Court will begin the analysis after the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, based in San Francisco (California), kept the DACA, and before the failures of two other similar cases are known.
Activists from numerous organizations and beneficiaries of this programs are mobilizing towards Washington to express support for this program on Tuesday.