The legislation gives local and state police broad authority to check the immigration status of people they suspect to be in the country illegally. The bill passed the GOP-controlled Senate, but faces an uncertain future in the Democratically-led House.
Two local groups will protest a speech by the Israeli Consul General to the U.S. this evening at the Jewish Community Center.
Drivers and pedestrians heading to the Kentucky Derby may see demonstrators protesting the new immigration law in Arizona.
In a situation where many people would withdraw into privacy, Cindy Sheehan grieved for her son very publicly. After his death in Iraq, she became one of the most well-known faces of the movement against the war. Later, she made headlines again by stepping away from the movement. Now, 6 years later, her activism continues. Listen to the Show
Anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan will be in Louisville this week for rallies, discussions and a book signing.
Across the country Saturday, activists will gather for Tea Party Protests. The events are extensions of the Tax Day Tea Parties held in April of this year.
Advocates for a single payer healthcare system gathered in Louisville today (Thursday) for what’s become an annual rally.
The Fairness Campaign will hold a rally Tuesday night to protest the California Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the controversial Proposition 8 same-sex marriage ban.
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Louisville Wednesday for one of the many so-called tea parties staged around the country. The tax day tea parties were organized to protest massive government spending on bailouts and the stimulus plan.
Dozens of protestors gathered outside of Louisville City Hall Saturday as part of a national day of protest against gay marriage bans.