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.


201-225 of 22445 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
22245 11 months ago Marta Thomas Vista, CA We are all immigrants
22244 11 months ago Ernest SCHIRMANN Lake Zurich, IL
22243 11 months ago Jesse Ogle Maryville, TN
22242 11 months ago Veronica Aguilar San Jose, CA Impeach Trump because he is a Racist and a liar!!
22241 11 months ago Darlene Ramey Paso Robles, CA
22240 11 months ago Albert Liao Mountain View, CA
22239 11 months ago Jack Alexander Santa Ana, CA
22238 11 months ago Carey Gatti Maple shade , NJ
22237 11 months ago Elizabeth Ramirez Bowie, MD
22236 11 months ago Kyle Jackson Desert hot springs, CA
22235 11 months ago mary harmacinski toledo, OH
22234 11 months ago James Sweetman Aurora, CO
22233 11 months ago Steven Bartlett Charlotte, MI He is not making our country stronger.
22232 11 months ago Ed Bowman III San Jose , CA Dump and arrest trump
22231 11 months ago Margaret Tiernan Sparkill, NY
22230 11 months ago Rosemary Hubble Newberg, PA
22229 11 months ago Haroletha Klausing Lexington, KY Freedom is what the US stands for
22228 11 months ago Anonymous Plainfield, IL
22227 11 months ago Roger Hacker Oakland, CA
22226 11 months ago Randy Chance CA
22225 11 months ago Barbara Riebe VA This is absolutely un-American and downright cruel!
22224 11 months ago Carrie O'Brien Kernersville, NC All of these actions are actually doing way more harm than good in keeping our country safe. We should NOT be wasting valuable time and resources going after people with no criminal history. I do NO...
22223 11 months ago Salem Grimm Providence, RI
22222 11 months ago Leslie Wagstaff Lafayette , CA
22221 11 months ago Olivia Glennon Newton, MA
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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