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3.) Tucson Activists Block Buses Filled with Migrants in Custody

This one comes from Tucson, but it was too spectacular to leave out. In mid-October, two buses filled with migrants were on their way to a federal courthouse so the migrants could face charges of entering the country illegally, based on the feds' "Operation Streamline." About a dozen activists managed to chain themselves to the buses, and live-streamed the entire thing online. The court dates were canceled for that day.

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