In anticipation of a U.S. Senate vote regarding comprehensive
immigration reform, thousands of Greater Boston immigrants and their allies are set to participate in a National Day of Action joining 30
cities across America in a public show of strength and power. Â Set to
convene on Monday, April 10, 2006 at the Boston Common at 4:00 PM, a diverse group of speakers will greet the gathering and setoff a 3-hour program of music and celebration. Â Immigrants and their supporters will wear white shirts as a sign of peaceful protest, carry American flags and serve as a personal reminder to Massachusetts why
immigration reform is incredibly important. Â This event is being
coordinated by a vast coalition of organizations, churches, leaders and businesses known as the April 10th Committee.