Immigration protests held across the country, and in Princeton

One of the speakers at the Princeton, NJ, "Families Belong Together" protest June 30 was Rev. Carol Haag of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of PrincetonOne of the speakers at the Princeton, NJ, "Families Belong Together" protest June 30 was Rev. Carol Haag of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton

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PRINCETON, NJ—(SBN)—Thousands of Americans participated in hundreds of rallies and demonstrations across the country on Saturday to express outrage about the Trump Administration’s zero tolerance policy for immigration. Demonstrations were held in major cities across New Jersey, including Asbury Park, Red Bank and Toms River. In Princeton, at a rally at Hinds Plaza sponsored by the Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice, speakers from civil rights groups and social action organizations urged hundreds of attendees to advocate for a change in the Trump policies.

Correspondent Steve Stern collected the audio used in this news wrapper by SBN news director Steve Lubetkin.

You can watch the complete program of remarks in Steve Stern’s video below:

 

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Steve Lubetkin is the news director for StateBroadcastNews.com. Steve’s journalism background includes print and broadcast reporting for NJ news organizations. In May 2019, he began anchoring and reporting for the new weekly podcast, "The CRE News Hour," a news and features program focusing on the commercial real estate industry. From 2014 to 2019 he was New Jersey and Philadelphia editor for GlobeSt.com and filled in covering Chicago/Midwest and Atlanta. He has won numerous awards for his audio and video news reporting from the Garden State Journalists Association, and he has also been recognized for video by the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national broadcast news correspondent for CEOReport.com, a news website focused on practical advice for senior executives in small- and medium-sized companies. Steve also reports on-camera and covers conferences for NJSpotlight.com, a public policy news coverage website focused on New Jersey government and industry; and for clients of StateBroadcastNews.com, a division of The Lubetkin Media Companies LLC. Steve has been the computer columnist for the Jewish Community Voice of Southern New Jersey, since 1996. Steve is co-author, with Toronto-based podcasting pioneer Donna Papacosta, of the book, The Business of Podcasting: How to Take Your Podcasting Passion from the Personal to the Professional. You can email Steve at steve@statebroadcastnews.com.