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21 Pictures Of How Protesters Are Responding To The End Of DACA

21 Pictures Of How Protesters Are Responding To The End Of DACA

Protesters across the US demonstrated against President Trump's controversial decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, which protects thousands of people who were brought to the US as children from deportation.

Posted on September 5, 2017, at 5:06 p.m. ET

Demonstrators in in Washington, DC, protest in front of the White House after the Trump administration scrapped Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program that protects almost 800,000 undocumented immigrants who were brought to the US as children from deportation.
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Demonstrators in in Washington, DC, protest in front of the White House after the Trump administration scrapped Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program that protects almost 800,000 undocumented immigrants who were brought to the US as children from deportation.

Immigrants and supporters rally in Los Angeles after President Trump ordered an end to DACA.
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Immigrants and supporters rally in Los Angeles after President Trump ordered an end to DACA.

Carlos Esteban, 31, of Woodbridge, Virgina, a nursing student and recipient of DACA, rallies with others outside of the White House.
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Carlos Esteban, 31, of Woodbridge, Virgina, a nursing student and recipient of DACA, rallies with others outside of the White House.

Immigrants and supporters demonstrate in support of the DACA program in front of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC.
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Immigrants and supporters demonstrate in support of the DACA program in front of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC.

Paola Soria (left) and Karla Collaguazo, both 20-year-old DREAMers originally from Ecuador, listen to Attorney General Jeff Sessions' remarks on ending DACA before a protest in Grand Army Plaza in New York.
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Paola Soria (left) and Karla Collaguazo, both 20-year-old DREAMers originally from Ecuador, listen to Attorney General Jeff Sessions' remarks on ending DACA before a protest in Grand Army Plaza in New York.

DREAMer Gloria Mendoza, 26, tries to hold back tears in New York after learning that President Trump was ending the DACA program. Mendoza, who said she came with her undocumented parents from Mexico City when she was 9, will face possible deportation when DACA expires.
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DREAMer Gloria Mendoza, 26, tries to hold back tears in New York after learning that President Trump was ending the DACA program. Mendoza, who said she came with her undocumented parents from Mexico City when she was 9, will face possible deportation when DACA expires.

Immigrants and supporters demonstrate holding signs during a rally in front of the White House in Washington, DC.
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Immigrants and supporters demonstrate holding signs during a rally in front of the White House in Washington, DC.

Demonstrators chant on Pennsylvania Avenue during a demonstration in Washington, DC.
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Demonstrators chant on Pennsylvania Avenue during a demonstration in Washington, DC.

Buttons are seen on a demonstrators backpack during a protest in Washington, DC.
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Buttons are seen on a demonstrators backpack during a protest in Washington, DC.

Immigrants and supporters demonstrate in front of the White House in Washington DC.
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Immigrants and supporters demonstrate in front of the White House in Washington DC.

A demonstrator plays guitar during a protest in Washington, DC.
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A demonstrator plays guitar during a protest in Washington, DC.

Demonstrators march in Washington, DC, to protest the ending of DACA.
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Demonstrators march in Washington, DC, to protest the ending of DACA.

DACA supporters march to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office to protest shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement regarding DACA.
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DACA supporters march to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office to protest shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement regarding DACA.

A DREAMer holds a sign during a protest against the cancellation of DACA in front of US embassy in Mexico City.
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A DREAMer holds a sign during a protest against the cancellation of DACA in front of US embassy in Mexico City.

Protesters block the street in front of Trump Tower in New York City.
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Protesters block the street in front of Trump Tower in New York City.

Immigration activists protesting the Trump administration's decision on the DACA program sit in the street and block traffic on 5th Avenue near Trump Tower.
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Immigration activists protesting the Trump administration's decision on the DACA program sit in the street and block traffic on 5th Avenue near Trump Tower.

DREAMers grasp each other's hands during a sit-in at Trump Tower in New York City.
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DREAMers grasp each other's hands during a sit-in at Trump Tower in New York City.

Immigration activists show each other support while protesting the Trump administration's decision on DACA, outside of Trump Tower in New York City.
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Immigration activists show each other support while protesting the Trump administration's decision on DACA, outside of Trump Tower in New York City.

New York City police arrest protesters who staged a sit-in in front of Trump Tower in New York.
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New York City police arrest protesters who staged a sit-in in front of Trump Tower in New York.

A girl is escorted into the back of a police vehicle after being arrested at a protest in front of Trump Tower in New York.
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A girl is escorted into the back of a police vehicle after being arrested at a protest in front of Trump Tower in New York.

A woman with a "Resist" cap demonstrates with immigrants and supporters during a rally in support of DACA in front of the White House.
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A woman with a "Resist" cap demonstrates with immigrants and supporters during a rally in support of DACA in front of the White House.

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