Immigrant rights activists blocked traffic on Main Street in front of the Hartford immigration office Monday.
The four-day conference featured panels, film screenings, lectures, luncheons and dinners, and informational talks.
In 1964, the brutal slayings of three civil rights workers rocked the country. Their deaths cast a spotlight on horrifice violence and injustice.
"Today's ruling is a setback for a more humane and rational enforcement of our immigration laws."
This weekend was filled with events and commemorations all aimed at healing the damage wrought by a lone gunman at the Pulse nightclub.
"Our main concern was and still is the victims and their families and how to provide necessary services that they need."
Chris Stephenson, a leader in Orlando's LGBTQ community, says there's "a new hum of collaboration," but it's going to take work to keep that spirit going.
This still popularly observed African American celebration honors the day when slaves in Texas heard they had been freed.
A blue-ribbon commission is set to recommend that private health companies take over from the federally-run VA. Yet no one has asked veterans what they think.
"Hillary Clinton has proven herself as a champion of the labor movement and we will be the driving force to elect her President of the United States."