The Sanctuary on Postville, Iowa

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The Sanctuary has in-depth accounts and critical analysis of what happened in Postville, Iowa:

On Monday, May 12, 2008, at 10:00 a.m., in an operation involving some 900 agents, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) executed a raid of Agriprocessors Inc, the nation’s largest kosher slaughterhouse and meat packing plant located in the town of Postville, Iowa.

Start with this post for a comprehensive examination of what went down in Postville:

The True Story Of Postville

Erik Camayd-Freixas, an interpreter, speaks about the proceedings against undocumented immigrants arrested at a meatpacking plant in Postville, Iowa:

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