Feathered Bastard

Phoenix ICE Building Turns Into Party Zone for Protesters

They came, they saw, they protested, they partied.

I'm talking about the local pro-immigrant activists who have been promising for at least a few weeks now to "shut down" the Phoenix Field Office of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Monday, October 14.

Though Monday was Columbus Day, a federal holiday, the ICE building on Central Avenue just north of McDowell Road is a detention facility, and as such, never closes completely, according to one former ICE agent I know.

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Stephen is a former staff writer and columnist at Phoenix New Times.
Contact: Stephen Lemons