Postville Pro-Migrant Rallies

It’s great to see this town rally around those that were hurt by the raids. This is a positive example of people truly caring for one another.

Iowa town become flash point in immigration debate – AP
By HENRY C. JACKSON – 5 hours ago

POSTVILLE, Iowa (AP) — As the chants of 1,000 or so people roared near the center of town, Dave Hartley stood on the periphery wearing a look of wonder and bemusement.

The 50-year-old Postville resident said he never expected this sleepy community of about 2,200 to become a flashpoint in the debate over immigration. As a three-hour protest concluded just blocks from his house, he spoke regretfully about what the town had become.

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