EXCLUSIVE: Demian Bichir Responds to Obama's Executive Action on Immigration

EXCLUSIVE: Demian Bichir Responds to Obama's Immigration Executive Action
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Obama's immigration executive action has already made waves, and many are speaking out on the historic decision. Demian Bichir, the ACLU Celebrity Ambassador for Immigrants Rights, has released a statement exclusively to Latina. Read it all below:

"Today is a day of hope. Although this fixes only part of the broken immigration system, it represents a huge leap forward in the journey towards treating these hard working families in a more just fashion.These are families that contribute to the United States, a lot of them work two or three jobs, and that want the opportunity to live the American Dream. My heart goes out to the thousands of kids like Astrid who have been bravely enduring these times of uncertainty.We will not rest until the immigrants who did not benefit today are protected from deportation. Congratulations to all of the advocates who have been fighting passionately for this day. This is a new start and we will only get stronger from here."

Demian Bichir

Advocate for WOLA and the ACLU Celebrity Ambassador for Immigrants Rights

Best Actor Academy Award Nominee for the film “A Better Life”

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