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Minutes - Brookhaven Citizens for Peaceful Solutions, October 17, 2000

Brookhaven Citizens for Peaceful Solutions meeting minutes, Suffolk County, N.Y., October 17, 2000.;An influx of mostly Mexican immigrants, many believed to be undocumented, in Farmingville, New York in the the late 1990s rattled the small town and led to a rash of violence against day laborers. Several community groups, some advocating for immigrants, such as the Brookhaven Citizens for a Peaceful Solution, and some against their presence, such as the Sachem Quality of Life Organization, formed in response to the situation.
Identifier: HOF_HISLAT_B12F4_051
Date: October 17 2000
Language: English
Repository: Hofstra University Special Collections
Source: Hofstra University. Hispanic/Latino Collection, 1951-2008. Box 12, Folder 4.
Rights: This record is not part of the New York State Archives' collection and is presented on our project partner's behalf for educational use only. Please contact the home repository for information on copyright and reproductions.
Special Project: Ventana al Pasado/Window on the Past

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