#DayWithoutImmigrants

A business is closed as immigrants take part in a "Day Without Immigrants" on February 16, 2017, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The sign reads, "Closed on Thursday, February 16 to support our community!"

#DayWithoutImmigrants Results in 100+ Workers Fired

While some businesses showed their support by closing doors, others responded by firing participants.

Crowd of protestors, one holds sign that says, "We are workers, not criminals."

This is What a Day Without Immigrants Looks Like

Immigrants across the country skipped work and school to illustrate what they contribute to American society.