Say No to Trump Troops Against Immigrants

On January 25th, five days after he became Secretary of Homeland Security, John Kelly had his name on a draft memo addressed to the acting heads of federal agencies handling immigration. Some unnamed DHS officials have claimed the draft was never seriously considered, while others have said it was still being considered as recently as February 10th.
 
The memo sketched out plans for many more immigrants to be kept in prison; for 5,000 more border patrol agents to be hired; for any aid to the government of Mexico to be identified (presumably in order to end it); for construction to begin on a wall along the border; for immigrants to be deported without hearings or reviews; and for negotiations to be opened with the governors of 11 states to turn State Guard troops into immigration law enforcers -- investigating, apprehending and imprisoning immigrants.

Sign this petition:

We reject as absolutely intolerable the militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border and the consideration of using major military force as immigration law enforcement against peaceful men, women, and children.


176-200 of 22444 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
22269 9 months ago Marcia Coleman SAN MARCOS , TX
22268 9 months ago Susan Hanson Corpus Christi , TX Deportation of families with no criminal history
22267 9 months ago Stella Glentz Austin, TX
22266 9 months ago Bertha Lopez TX
22265 9 months ago Claudia Gonzalez San Juan , TX
22264 9 months ago Rev Mark Marmon New Braunfels, TX Immigrants are what made our country strong!
22263 9 months ago Laura Borel ALEDO, TX
22262 9 months ago Lindley Bradley Austin, TX
22261 9 months ago G Potter Chicago , IL Stop spending more and more money on unnecessary issues! America does not need a police state and we want freedom and liberty!
22260 9 months ago Anonymous Willis, TX
22259 9 months ago Holly Garrison stratham, NH
22258 9 months ago Samuel Birdsall Austin , TX
22257 9 months ago Mark Johnson Buna, TX Trump tactics are disgusting. The deportation of non-violent immigrants needs to end.
22256 9 months ago Tamika Laurent TX
22255 9 months ago Amy Fabricus Lincoln, NE
22254 9 months ago alan gommel crescent city, FL
22253 9 months ago Lisa Smith Wellesley, MA
22252 9 months ago Anonymous Boonton Twp, NJ
22251 9 months ago Giles Geetooah LongWood, FL What Ever The Trump Administrations Says, Don't Do or Listion to What They Say!
22250 9 months ago Robert Godinez San Jose, CA This militant attitude should not be tolerated. In fact Mr Kelly should be removed from his position for displaying such a zeal in his attitude towards immigrants. It is my belief that this display ...
22249 9 months ago Emiliano Medrano Los Angeles, CA
22248 9 months ago Michael Klunzinger ot
22247 9 months ago Thana Dickens Somerset, NJ
22246 9 months ago Adelheid Certik Oakland, CA
22245 9 months ago Marta Thomas Vista, CA We are all immigrants
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Background:
> The memo.
> Huffington Post: Trump Team Denies Report On National Guard, Then Admits It Was Based On A Real Document
> Associated Press: DHS weighed Nat Guard for immigration roundups