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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) rally in Colorado Springs

A large crowd showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park in downtown Colorado Springs and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday Sept. 5, 2017.

DACA RALLY
Angelica Prisciliano stands with a megaphone as she address a large crowd that stood chanting outside of the office of Cory Gardner, a Republican United States Senator, as the crowd showed their support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The rally began at Acacia Park and ended at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
Lois Antezana, right, stands with various students in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals at Acaia Park as he addresses a large crowd that showed their support for the program on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. Antezana who is part of DACA came to the United States when he was 7-years-old. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
Holding the signs from left Miguel Alvarez, Aarahon Valdovines, and Alejandro Carnero all students of Mitchell High School show up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA PROTEST
Holding a sign Aarahon Valdovines, top, and his friend Miguel Alvarez, students of Mitchell High School show up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA PROTEST
Jesus Manuel Valenzuela holds an American flag upside down to demonstrate that America is in dire distress as a large crowed turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
Alistar Mitchell, 5, watches as his mother Alana Mitchell writes his message of "Keep kids in America. I want them to be my best friends" on a sign as they took part and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
A large crowed turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY

Dr. Stephany Rose Spaulding, center, gives her speech to a large crowd that turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
A large crowd turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA PROTEST
Lois Antezana, center, stands before a large crowd that showed their support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals at Acaia Park as he addressed them on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. Antezana who is part of DACA came to the United States when he was 7-years-old. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA PROTEST
Holding the signs Aarahon Valdovines, left shakes hands with his friend Miguel Alvarez both who are students of Mitchell High School as they showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
A woman distributes a large number of signs to others who showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
A large crowd turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA PROTEST
A large crowd stood chanting outside of the office of Cory Gardner, a Republican United States Senator, as the crowd showed their support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The rally began at Acacia Park and ended at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY

Dr. Stephany Rose Spaulding, left, gives her speech to a large crowd that turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
A large crowd turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA RALLY
A group of students lead the larger crowd that turned out and showed up in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) at Acacia Park and ended their rally at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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DACA PROTEST
Eric Pavri, of Catholic Charities, stands with a megaphone as he address a large crowd that stood chanting outside of the office of Cory Gardner, a Republican United States Senator, as the crowd showed their support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The rally began at Acacia Park and ended at the office of Cory Gardner on Tuesday September 5, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).

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