Activist holding a "Concentration Camps are UnAmerican" sign at a #CloseTheCamps rally at the Gallatin County Courthouse in Bozeman, Montana. Photo by Bob Brigham.
Cities and towns across America saw protests against President Donald Trump on Friday.
The "Close the Camps" protests organized by "Lights for Liberty" were a response to the administration's inhumane border policies.
The protests occurred the same day that a public relations tour by Vice President Mike Pence backfired after the VP was greeted with an overwhelming stench of urine at Trump's camps.
Here are views of the protests:
Rabbi @JoshuaMZStanton says the prayer over the Shabbat candles at #Lights4Liberty & makes clear why we are observi… https://t.co/OTa0sU583c— Brad Lander (@Brad Lander) 1562974275.0
At #Lights4Liberty Boston #JewsAgainstICE #CloseTheCamps #EndUSConcentrationCamps #NeverAgainIsNow #NeverAgain https://t.co/cw2WdptVnC— Laura says #BlackLivesMatter #DefundThePolice 🌅 (@Laura says #BlackLivesMatter #DefundThePolice 🌅) 1562973348.0
These children spoke for all of us... #CloseTheCamps #CloseTheCampsNow #LightsforLiberty #Lights4Liberty… https://t.co/El8hydNM6i— Samy Nemir-Olivares (@Samy Nemir-Olivares) 1562974640.0
DC’s #LightsforLiberty protest in front of the White House to #CloseTheCamps. #FamiliesBelongTogether… https://t.co/ARnBhrjRhz— Alyssa Eisenstein (@Alyssa Eisenstein) 1562973603.0
DC. #Lights4Liberty https://t.co/xJIyrT6TI1— LightsForLiberty-- Official (@LightsForLiberty-- Official) 1562981321.0
The message from Philadelphia today: Close the camps, Free the kids. #NN19 #ClosetheCamps https://t.co/dAjPykvGl8— C.J. Atkins (@C.J. Atkins) 1562949894.0
Tonight we’re at the #LightsForLiberty Vigil in front of the White House joining in the call to #CloseTheCamps! https://t.co/cYJ55T9lg9— AAAJ_AAJC (@AAAJ_AAJC) 1562976374.0
Standing in solidarity with all our communities. Immigration rights are disability rights are civil rights are hu… https://t.co/jWAj7RFDpn— Elena Hung 🗽 (@Elena Hung 🗽) 1562948256.0
amazing words from Rosie O’Donnell tonight at the @Lights4Liberty vigil in NYC. #DontLookAway #LightsforLiberty https://t.co/X3UHmyszEa— New Sanctuary Coalition (@New Sanctuary Coalition) 1562977654.0
Tonight we stand with our immigrant neighbors. Not only that, we ARE our immigrant neighbors. We are all connected.… https://t.co/bxOWOeVqkr— Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II (@Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II) 1562976643.0
#Lights4Liberty Foley Square with @NewSanctuaryNYC @episcopal_news @EpiscopalNY @NYSCofChurches @KajiDousa… https://t.co/4R26jbXsKr— Interfaith Center NY (@Interfaith Center NY) 1562974917.0
About 1,000 people here in front of the MA State House for the Boston #Lights4Liberty protest. Chanting: CLOSE CA… https://t.co/EsLs23QqEQ— JVP Boston (@JVP Boston) 1562975026.0
MASSIVE CROWD gathering NOW w/ INBK showing up in full force in Foley Square for tonight’s #LightsforLiberty vigil.… https://t.co/kSylHotIDa— Indivisible NationBK (@Indivisible NationBK) 1562972921.0
Boston turning out to #ClosetheCamps #Lights4Liberty #LightsforLiberty https://t.co/q4hmH8mEZY— Madison Tallant (@Madison Tallant) 1562973964.0