Welcome to Shelbyville
Prince William County, Virginia becomes ground zero in America’s explosive battle over immigration policy when elected officials adopt a law requiring police officers to question anyone they have "probable cause" to suspect is an undocumented immigrant.
9500 Liberty reveals the startling vulnerability of a local government, targeted by national anti-immigration networks using the Internet to frighten and intimidate lawmakers and citizens. Alarmed by a climate of fear and racial division, residents form a resistance using YouTube videos and virtual townhalls, setting up a real-life showdown in the seat of county government.
The devastating social and economic impact of the “Immigration Resolution” is felt in the lives of real people in homes and in local businesses.
Lincoln County Democracy for America and Coastal Progressives are hosting a visit from Ken O’Keefe, an eyewitness to the Gaza Flotilla massacre on the Turkish ship Mavi Marmara. O’Keefe is a former U.S. Marine, a Gulf War veteran and a Free Gaza activist who disarmed an Israeli commando during their May 31 attack on the international Free Gaza flotilla as it was attempting to break the Israeli blockade and bring humanitarian supplies to Gaza.
Here are the two videos from the No Soy el Army meeting.
RIght now only one part is available. The second one will be uploaded about a week from now.
Both parts of the presentation are now available for viewing or downloading. Many thanks to Elizabeth Atly for all of the time and effort put into making this important record available to everyone.
America is often called the nation of immigrants. Although some of us know the stories about the journeys of our own ancestors, many of us are far removed from those experiences. These immigrants to our community will tell what it's like to start life over in a new country.