Media Coverage for the April 12th Demo

The demonstration held yesterday at Knoxville’s City County Building had over 80 peoplecome out and stand up against 287(g). There was a local musician, Kukuly Ariarte, who came out to play some songs of solidarity and protest and the protesters made their presence known by chanting and handing out fliers to passing cars.  Naturally we received some media coverage.

En Español:

La demostracion de protesta que fue mostrada ayer en el “Knoxville City County Building” (el edifisio del Condado en la Ciudad de Knoxville) tubo mas que 80 personas que llegaron y se proclamaron contra 287(g).

En el evento toco musica un asrtista local,  Kukuly Ariarte, este artista toco algunas canciones de soledad y protesta, los protestantes hicieron su presencia dando a conocer, cantando y pasando volantes a los carros que pasaban cercas de el lugar. Naturalmente recbimos un poco de atencion de los medios.

Here is the Knoxville News Sentinel(Aqui esta el Knoxville News Sentinel):

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2012/apr/13/crowd-protest-immigration-enforcement-proposal/

Here is WBIR, the NBC affiliate in Knoxville(Aqui esta el WBIR, el NBC affliado en  Knoxville):

http://www.wbir.com/news/article/215915/2/Immigration-advocates-rally-against-federal-initiative

There was also another editorial in the Knoxville News Sentinel written by Pam Strickland(Tambien ubo otro articulo en el Knoxville News Sentinel escrito por Pam Strickland).

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2012/apr/06/pam-strickland-bad-idea-to-let-locals-enforce/

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