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ICYMI: #1of11Million Media Roundup

Define American, the National Immigration Law Center, along with advisor, Mony Ruiz-Velasco and eleven undocumented Americans launched the "One of 11 Million" Campaign on August 20, 2014.  Below is the video of the press conference and news clippings. 

August 20, 2014 [National Press Club, Washington DC] Define American, National Immigration Law Center and 11 undocumented Americans announce the launch of the One of 11 Million Campaign encouraging the Obama administration to be as inclusive as possible when considering executive action around immigration in America.
Are you #1of11Million? [Press Release]

News Clippings


"Advocates Seek to Delay Deportations for Millions"
  By Julia Preston 8/19/2014 [New York Times]
"Jose Antonio Vargas Among Undocumented Immigrants Making Urgent Plea To Obama"
  By Elise Foley 8/20/2014 [Huffington Post]
"News Immigrants File For Deferred Deportation, Pressure Obama For Changes"
  By Suzanne Gamboa 8/20/2014 [NBC]
"Vargas, others appeal to Obama administration on deportations"
  By Greg Clary 8/20/2014 [CNN]
"Meet 9 people risking deportation to sway Obama on immigration policy"
  By Ted Hesson8/20/2014 [Fusion]


"New For Action Jose Antonio Vargas Leads ‘1 of 11 Million’ Campaign for Deportation Relief"
  By Julianne Hing 8/20/2014 [Color Lines]
"Jose Antonio Vargas and Others to Apply for Deportation Deferrals, Push Obama on Executive Action"
  By Ivone Guillen 8/22/2014 [God's Politics Blog]
"Jose Antonio Vargas, Others to Submit Applications for Deferred Action"
  By Van Le 8/20/2014 [America's Voice]
"Undocumented immigrants ask Obama to shield millions from deportation"
  By Griselda Nevarez 8/20/2014 [VOXXI] 
"Meet The Undocumented Immigrants Whose Futures Now Hinge On President Obama"
  By Esther Lee 8/21/2014 [Think Progress] 
"Activists press Obama administration for more relief from deportation"
  By Jeremy Redmond 8/20/2014 [The Atlanta Journal-Constitution] 
"Syracuse man among undocumented immigrants asking Obama to stop deportations"
  By Marnie Eisenstadt 8/20/2014 [syracuse.com]


"Jose Vargas asks government for protection against deportation"
 By Don Tagala 8/20/2014 [Balitang America]
"Once indocumentados piden frenar deportación de 11 millones"
 By Maria Pena 8/20/2014 [Ahora Mismo] 
"Sin papeles lanzan campana contra deportaciones en EEUU"
 By Beatriz Juez 8/20/2014 [MDZ, World]
"Vargas, undocumented immigrants launch new campaign"
 By Ryan Macasero 8/21/2014 [Rappler]

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