Sunday, August 8, 2010

First Person: Immigration Rally Ends with Bloodied Nose, Lessons Learned

When I left my San Diego house early Thursday morning to attend the immigration demonstrations in Phoenix, my husband told me, "I really wish you wouldn't go. It is not going to be a good protest because it is so controversial."

While I was driving, the radio stations talked about peaceful demonstrations both sides of the debate planned to stage. But for me, Thursday's rallies ended with a punch to my face, a bloody nose and some attention from Phoenix EMTs...

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