President Donald Trump campaigned on building a wall on our southern border with Mexico. Walling off our neighbors and the nation’s third largest trading partner was never about rational national security policy.

It’s about fueling racial and ethnic bias against border communities and immigrants in support of Trump’s vision of expanding mass incarceration in ICE detention facilities and unleashing a “deportation force” of Border Patrol and ICE agents who feel emboldened to racially profile New Mexicans and tear families apart. We need your help to persuade our New Mexico Congressional delegation – especially Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich – to become outspoken champions for expanding oversight and accountability for immigration agents.

ACTIVIST GUIDE:

Resisting Trump's Deportation Agenda: 2017 Activist Guide

CONTACT YOUR SENATOR:

US SENATORS CONTACT INFORMATION

TALKING POINTS

TIPS FOR TALKING ABOUT TRUMP'S DEPORTATION FORCE

FURTHER READING RESOURCES:

Our Nation’s Largest Police Force Lurks in the Shadow of Trump’s Wall

Guilty Until Proven Innocent: Living in New Mexico’s 100-Mile Zone

Border Patrol Chief Must End Biased Policing to Restore Trust in Communities

ACLU Comment on Trump Budget

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Sensitive Locations FAQ

Protecting Sensitive Locations Act (Senate version)

Protecting Sensitive Locations Act (House version)

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