ACLU Campus Visit: Immigration Reform

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Date(s) - 04/16/2014 - 04/17/2014
9:00 am

Watts Hall


Silver City, NM – Representatives from the local office of the American Civil Liberties Union will be on campus in Silver City and Truth or Consequences beginning April 16.

Presentations on civil rights and the effects of immigration reform will be given at Watts Hall in Silver City on Wednesday, April 16 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The same presentation will be offered at the WNMU-Truth of Consequences campus on Wednesday, April 23 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Administered by the ACLU Las Cruces office, also known as the Regional Center for Border Rights, the presentations are free and open to the public.

  • DonHonda

    Here’s what the ACLU doesn’t want you to know.

    The LA Times recently posted an article that shows that the Obama administration, the Illegal Alien lobby, and the major media outlets have been in collusion to depict the “high” deportation numbers. The exact opposite is true since the beginning of the current President’s policy. Interior deportation has and will be lower than 1973 rates. This is leading towards more people overstaying their visas and currently, more Illegal Alien minors crossing the border. Obama has just recently instructed border patrol to not turn back those Illegal Aliens on record as having entered illegally as priors, but to let them pass IF they don’t have a major criminal record. After the first Illegal Entry, it a felony each time thereafter.,0,545192,full.story#axzz2xkzioeHR