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.


26-50 of 22444 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
22419 8 months ago Marilyn Martin New Iberia, LA
22418 8 months ago MaryAnn Hopping Columbus, OH
22417 8 months ago Cheryl Ortiz Pittston, ME
22416 8 months ago Soraya Malcom Elkhart, IN
22415 8 months ago Natasha Wells Hainesport, NJ NO
22414 8 months ago Stephanie Kristal High Falls, NY
22413 8 months ago Dana Oakland WESTOVER, WV SUCH USE IS RIDICULOUS! THE "WALL"IS A TOTALWASTE OF OUR TAX DOLLARS TOO!
22412 8 months ago Anonymous Chicago, IL
22411 8 months ago Frank Stapp Midland, TX
22410 8 months ago Terah Biers St.Johns, FL
22409 8 months ago nickel wyse pougny, ot
22408 8 months ago Dorothy G Ferguson Oologah, OK Don't turn usa into 3rd world country.
22407 8 months ago Anita Berg West Babylon, NY Any immigrants coming into this County should be investigaged to make sure that they were not put on the list as would be terrorists
22406 9 months ago Jessica Gross Mangilao, GU
22405 9 months ago J. Alessi Chicago, IL
22404 9 months ago Anonymous TAMPA, FL we are a nation of immigrants and most people are here to do and be good... those who are already here should be granted amnesty unless convicted of a serious crime - picking on DACA or families is ...
22403 9 months ago VICTORIA KENNEDY Wittenberg, WI DO NOT spend billions of tax payers dollars to build this stupid WALL!!! and DO NO spend tax payer dollars on military force for this war on immigration. Go after the criminals and leave good law ...
22402 9 months ago Anonymous Norwalk, CT
22401 9 months ago Madison Lester Aberdeen , MD
22400 9 months ago Mariah Shepherd Evansville, IN
22399 9 months ago Thomas Davis san antonio, TX
22398 9 months ago mark ort columbia, MO
22397 9 months ago Jason Miller Arlington, VA
22396 9 months ago Carol Rolf Colville, WA
22395 9 months ago David Sanchez Redlands, CA
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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