L.A. Now
Government severely misjudged strength of Oroville emergency spillway, sparking a crisis

Eric Garcetti

Thousands rally for immigrant rights in downtown Los Angeles

Thousands rally for immigrant rights in downtown Los Angeles

Thousands of activists marched through the streets of downtown Los Angeles on Saturday to oppose immigration enforcement raids and demand that local officials take concrete steps to thwart the “deportation machine” under President Trump.

David Abud, one of the organizers of the march, said the coalition of activists is demanding that Los Angeles city and county officials refuse to invest any resources in immigration enforcement.

Activists want to ensure that a new fund to provide legal assistance to immigrants won’t exclude those with criminal...

55°