Take action during the National Week of Action to demand Department of Homeland Security oversight and meaningful reform to protect our communities’ due process and human rights.
In its first 100 days, the Obama Administration has taken some important steps to hold the DHS accountable. DHS Secretary Napolitano has launched an investigation of the Bellingham workplace raid to investigate if due process protections were violated and directed DHS agencies to assess the impact of their programs in order to identify needed reforms. However, fundamental reform is needed to ensure that DHS is held accountable to enforcing our immigration laws in a sensible and fair manner.
To date, there has been limited response to:
During this National Week of Action from April 8-15, demonstrate your community’s need for DHS accountability and reform:
Join the Rights Working Group and Detention Watch Network on a national call on March 19th to learn more about how to participate in the National Week of Action to Hold DHS Accountable!
A Resource Packet of sample media materials and talking points will be available. Please contact Pabitra at pbenjamin (AT) rightsworkinggroup.org for more information.