Attention, New Yorkers!

On Thursday, I believe that’s tomorrow, bodega owners will be shutting down their stores between 12-8 pm. Most of these store owners are Yemeni-Americans who have been affected by the travel ban, who are now separated from their families. They wish to send a message that they are important to the city of New York. More than 1000 store owners will be participating.

Read more about the bodega shutdown from Buzzfeed.