Powerful Images From #CloseTheCamps Protests Across The Country

Boston, Massachusetts

Hundreds of protesters marched from the New England Holocaust Memorial to a detention center in the Dorchester neighborhood in Boston, in solidarity with the #CloseTheCamps rallies, Boston 25 reported. Eighteen people were arrested for trespassing outside the detention center, but will not be prosecuted, per Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins’ orders.

“If you’re reading this, I have just been arrested with 17 other Jews and allies outside of the ICE Detention Facility in Boston, protesting the US government’s detention and dehumanizing abuse of immigrants in concentration camps at the border and around the country,” writer Jaclyn Friedman tweeted on Tuesday.