Steven Choi is the Executive Director of the New York Immigration Coalition – a pan-immigrant umbrella group in New York State with nearly 200 member organizations.
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Saturday, July 18, 2015
A Year Since Eric Garner's Death: Policing, Black Lives Matter, and Immigrant Rights
One year ago, Staten Island resident Eric Garner was killed by a New York police officer who put him in a chokehold. In a cell phone video of the incident that went viral, you can see and hear Eric Garner yelling "I can't breathe." Three weeks later on August 9th, 2014, an unarmed black teenager...