Make Phoenix a Zone Safe from Official Bigotry

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

Please add your name to this petition to urge the Phoenix 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 Phoenix, AZ, call upon all Phoenix 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.


26-50 of 51 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
26 1 year ago Fawn Toth Phoenix, AZ
25 1 year ago Esteban Veloz Gold Canyon, AZ
24 1 year ago Anonymous Phoenix, AZ
23 1 year ago Sarah Shafer Phoenix, AZ
22 1 year ago Steven Olenski Phoenix, AZ People living in the Unites States should be treated fairly and with dignity and not persecuted!
21 1 year ago h hawkins phoenix, AZ Let us show the country that Phoenix, Arizona is not a place of danger for those that don't happen to "Look" like me". Thank you for your time and cooperation in this matter.
20 1 year ago Randy Randolph Phoenix, AZ
19 1 year ago Joan Butler Phoenix , AZ
18 1 year ago Monica Ward Phoenix , AZ
17 1 year ago Barbara Ehrlich Phoenix, AZ
16 1 year ago Janet Barry Phoenix, AZ
15 1 year ago Janet Shaw Phoenix, AZ
14 1 year ago Mauricio Espinosa Phoenix, AZ
13 1 year ago Gale Espinosa Phoenix, AZ
12 1 year ago Sharon Mitchell Phoenix, AZ I am exceedingly concerned by the rhetoric during the Presidential campaign, and further chagrined by the President-Elects nominations to key positions in the Federal Government. I implore you to u...
11 1 year ago Melvin Bautista Phoenix, AZ
9 1 year ago Layne Horwitz Phoenix, AZ
8 1 year ago Maria C Arthur-Roeder Phoenix, AZ
7 1 year ago Kathy Lochner Phoenix, AZ
6 1 year ago Anonymous Willow Spring, NC
5 1 year ago Susan Goldsmith Phoenix, AZ
4 1 year ago David Swanson Charlottesville, VA
3 1 year ago Toby Zimbalist Phoenix, AZ
2 1 year ago Patrick Barry Phoenix , AZ Make our city safe for all of us.
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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.