Make El Paso a Zone Safe from Official Bigotry

Smaller cities have begun this trend. El Paso should be helping to lead it.

Please add your name to this petition to urge the El Paso City Council to act:

WHEREAS, safeguarding the equal and inalienable rights and inherent dignity of all people is the foundation of the relationship between a representative government and its people;

AND whereas, we recognize that this relationship is under threat;

THEREFORE we, the undersigned individuals residing in El Paso, TX, call upon all El Paso governing authorities and law enforcement agencies to pledge in writing to protect all of our city's community members;

FURTHERMORE, we call upon these authorities and agencies to proclaim publicly that they will refuse to cooperate with any demands from the federal government to institute detentions, deportations, registries, conversion therapies, imprisonment, torture, assassination or any other acts that target or discriminate based on immigration status, race, ethnicity, religion, country of origin, ability, political affiliation, economic status, age, gender-identity, or sexual orientation;

FURTHERMORE, we the undersigned individuals pledge to protect, to the best of our ability, all community members and will support our local governments as they move to resist these undemocratic practices in order to reaffirm their commitment to inclusivity, respect, and dignity.


1-15 of 15 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
15 4.4 years ago C. M. O. El Paso, TX
14 4.4 years ago Francisco J Salazar El Paso, TX
13 4.4 years ago Fred Weiser El Paso, TX
12 4.4 years ago Anonymous El paso, TX Stop being so corrupt! Stop stealing the people's hard earned money. Stop robbing our kid's of an education!
11 4.4 years ago Juan Garcia El Paso, TX
10 4.4 years ago Elizabeth Covarrubias El Paso, TX, TX
9 4.4 years ago Lauren Fenenbock El Paso, TX
8 4.4 years ago Michael Gutierrez El Paso, TX
7 4.4 years ago Carlos Ortega El Paso, TX
6 4.4 years ago Emmanuel Vandendijck El Paso, TX Land of the FREE.... not just a wonderful song!
5 4.4 years ago Reginaldo Olivares El Paso, TX
4 4.4 years ago andres venegas el paso, TX
3 4.4 years ago Frank Hughes El Paso, TX Mr. Trump is an abomination of a human. He has consistently and repeatedly lied every step of his candidacy. He simply is unfit to be president and we should not allow him to mold America into whate...
2 4.4 years ago Jasmin Djokaj Yonkers, NY
1 4.4 years ago David Swanson Charlottesville, VA

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We were inspired in this effort and borrowed heavily from the work of the It Won't Happen Here Sonoma County Statement.