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Call to Action: The DREAMers Need Our Help Now!

CALL TO ACTION: Tell Congressman Yoho to support the American Hope Act of 2017 (HR 3591) and protect DREAMers! Please contact him by calling his DC office at (202)225-5744; his Gainesville office at (352)505-0838; or email him through his website. https://yoho.house.gov/contact.

Here is the backstory: Because of Congressional unwillingness to pass an immigration plan, specifically one that contains a resolution for dealing with children (commonly referred to as DREAMers) who were brought into the United States by undocumented immigrant parents, then-President Obama issued two directives. One directive in 2012 that provided temporary protection from detainment or deportation to those children (the DACA directive) and another in 2014 that applied to undocumented parents of children born in the US (the DAPA directive). Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Indivisible Gainesville’s Non Violent Philosophy

Indivisible Gainesville believes that protecting our values, our neighbors, and ourselves will require mounting a resistance to the Trump agenda — but a resistance built on the values of inclusion, tolerance, and fairness. To this end, we expect members to stay on task and on message; ignoring agitators, dissenters, and counter protestors. Read more