Philadelphia police arrested thirty-three people who interrupted the city’s Fourth of July parade to protest the Trump administration’s immigration policies.
The demonstration was part of the “Never Again Week of Action,” in which Jewish communities are participating in similar events across the U.S., according to according to Philadelphia radio station WHYY.
“Jews are shutting down ICE, because when we say never again, we mean it,” said a Facebook event for the nationwide demonstrations, evoking language often used to refer to preventing atrocities like the Holocaust.
President Trump has vowed that a series of ICE raids to deport immigrants in the country illegally will begin after the July 4 holiday.
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