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  • A flag vendor wraps herself in the American flag while selling the national colors of Colombia, Mexico, El Salvador and Guatemala. (Photo by Carolyn Presutti.)

  • A father and daughter look out on the "All in for Citizenship" rally calling for an overhaul of U.S. immigration laws, Capitol HIll, Washington, DC, Wednesday, April 10, 2013. (Photo by Kate Woodsome)
  • A crowd fills the lawn on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. during the "Rally for Citizenship," where immigrants and their supporters rallied for immigration reform, April 10, 2013. (Alison Klein for VOA)

  • "The time is now," was a common chant at the pro-immigration rally on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC, April 10, 2013. (Photo by Kate Woodsome)
  • Sigifredo Pizaña of Michigan said he traveled to Washington to push Congress to help people like him, whose relatives have been deported. Wednesday, April 10, 2013. (Photo by Kate Woodsome)
  • Thomas Bowie of Maryland and Jim MacDonald, a member of the New Yorkers for Immigration Control and Enforcement group, stand in protest of the pro-immigration reform rally in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. (Photo by Kate Woodsome)
  • The photo of a so-called "Dreamer" peeks out over an immigration reform banner at the "All in for Citizenship" really in Washington, DC, Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Dreamers are young people brought to the U.S. illegally by their parents. (Photo by Kate Woodsome)
  • Immigration activists take refuge from the sun under umbrellas while rallying for Congress to create a pathway to citizenship for the undocumented immigrants in the U.S. Washington, DC, Wednesday, April 10, 2013. (Photo by Kate Woodsome)
  • Some camps of the U.S. immigration reform movement have adopted the symbol of the butterfly, which migrates from south to north. (Photo by Carolyn Presutti)
  • Water bottles and campaign posters litter the ground around a trash can at the pro-immigration rally on Capital Hill. (Photo by Carolyn Presutti)
  • The West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol turned into a sea of people during the "All in for Citizenship" rally in Washington, DC, on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. (Photo by Carolyn Presutti)

All in for Citizenship

Published April 11, 2013

Thousands of people rallied in front of the U.S. Capitol for immigration reform on April 10, 2013.


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