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Immigrant minor protests prompt withdrawal
from KidsPeace soccer tournament

LehighValleyLive.com (PA), by John Best

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 8/14/2014 7:48:11 PM

Concerned that children will be exposed to health risks and protesters, a Lehighton youth soccer team has dropped out of a tournament hosted by KidsPeace this weekend. The Carbon United Soccer Club played in the KidsPeace Soccer Invitational for the last eight years but the U10 team, the Outkasts, backed out this year. Parents and coaches felt uneasy with recent revelations that the nonprofit organization houses children who entered this country illegally, many of whom are Central American. For more than a year, KidsPeace has sheltered children in coordination with the U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement. About 80 protesters held a rally

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Nice job Barry

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cmardh, 8/14/2014 8:47:00 PM     (No. 9966402)

Another consideration: even though the "dreamers" will look old enough to shave and drive cars, they will play in the U10 and U12 bracket. Can´t find their birth certificates, don´t you know!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheMom, 8/14/2014 9:58:48 PM     (No. 9966492)

KidsPeace? Puh-leeeze. Indoctrination at its finest.


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