NPR logo L.A. Immigrants Protest INS Detentions


L.A. Immigrants Protest INS Detentions


Only Available in Archive Formats.

Thousands of Iranian-Americans protest INS detentions of sons, brothers and fathers. A new anti-terrorism effort requires male visitors from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Sudan and Syria to register, but some who sought to register were detained. Meanwhile, there's a legal challenge to detentions of Muslim and Arab men in the wake of Sept. 11. NPR's Andy Bowers and NPR's Margot Adler report.

We no longer support commenting on stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.