Join us on Friday, May 10, 2013, to commemorate the Fifth Anniversary of the Postville, Iowa Immigration Raid in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in an effort to:
- To Remember the 389 workers who were arrested on May 12, 2008, at Agriprocessors Inc. in Postville, Iowa.
- To Reconcile with those who contributed to the injustices surrounding the Postville Raid.
- To Call for Just, Compassionate, Comprehensive Immigration Reform
12:00 p.m. Remembrance Ritual
Gather in front of Federal Court House
111 7th Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
12:30 p.m. Walk for Justice (0.9 mi)
Immaculate Conception Church
857 3rd Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
1:15 p.m. Interfaith Prayer for Reconciliation and Call for Reform
Community and Congregation Resources:
“abUSed: The Postville Raid” PBS Screenings and Materials
Sunday, May 12, 5:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 7:00 pm – Iowa – IPTV World (x.3)
Sunday, May 12, 6:00 am, 2:00 pm, 8:00 pm (EST) – Nationwide – America ReFramed, World Channel
Monday, May 13, 12:00 am – America ReFramed, World Channel
Please check your local PBS station for exact times.
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