Families and immigrant advocates marched through downtown to demand an end to mass deportations. The group started at the capital and made stops at the Phoenix Police Department and ICE detention center.
Daniela Jimenez marched alongside her mother. The elementary school student’s father was recently deported to Mexico.
“The last time I talked to him was on September 3rd. He told me, whatever happens [I will] always love you,” said Jimenez tearfully.
Since her father’s absence, she’s tried to comfort and help her mother around the house.
“I help my mom clean. I do my homework, go to school, and get good grades,” said Jimenez. “I told her that everything is going to be fine, and my dad is going to come home some day.”
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