Why I walk with my immigrant neighbors | Guest View
Last updated 6/18/2017 at Noon
I began my walk on Sunday, Jan. 29 the same day thousands in Seattle protested President Donald Trump’s unconstitutional travel ban.
I called a few friends and we held our own march in Everett. Twelve of us walked from the county courthouse to Grand Avenue Park and back. Our gathering became the formation of Everett in Solidarity with Immigrants and Refugees.
Since then, we have walked on the first Sunday of every month. Each time, familiar faces return and new faces join in. We all carry the same message: we value our immigrant and refugee neighbors, and we value the constitutional...