Published Friday, March 25, 2011
Atlanta – Thousands of rallied against tough illegal immigration bills at the Georgia Statehouse Thursday, March 24.
Opponents of the law say the law will promote racial profiling, hurt the state’s economy as law enforcement is given broader powers to enforce immigration laws.
Here’s some photos and a video at the end taken with a mobile phone:
US Rep. John Lewis, D- Ga., a civil rights icon, rallied protesters at the immigration rally in Atlanta.
Look for a full report and thoughts about people who attended the rally in next week’s Georgia Bulletin.