Thursday: 'Day Without Immigrants'

Feb 16, 2017 -- 8:08pm

People across the nation participated in “A Day Without Immigrants” Thursday.

In protest of recent presidential immigration orders, many immigrants and supporters abstained from work, shopping and even school.

Several local businesses closed their doors in solidarity, and school officials in Albemarle County said absentee rates were higher than normal in some of the county’s urban-ring schools.

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