Saturday, April 29, 2006

Immigrants Across Texas Prepare for Monday Boycott

Via News8Austin.

Some immigrants across the nation say they'll stay home Monday to protest legislative proposals aimed at cracking down on illegal immigrants.

Many immigrant advocates are promoting a National Day of Inaction, and some restaurants and other businesses in town will stay closed.

El Sol y la Luna on South Congress made the decision not to open to show support for immigrants seeking more legal status in the U.S.

"At least if anything, I think it's just something to show the government that action needs to be taken in some way or another," manager Nilda Delallata said.

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