All Against the Wall rally to protest border wall construction in NM
Join SWEC and other conservation and human rights groups Saturday, June 2, 5-8 pm to protest new border wall construction near the Santa Teresa Port of Entry, west of El Paso, Texas.
The rally will feature speakers, musicians, faith leaders and a sunset vigil in the path of the border wall’s construction. Local and regional residents will join artists and organizers to decry Trump’s wall and highlight the human suffering and environmental devastation caused by border militarization.
The event will be held in Santa Teresa near the site where the wall is being constructed, about 2 miles west of the port-of-entry. The exact location has yet to be determined. Please check the SWEC website or Facebook page for updates.
Two buses have been charted to bring people to the event from Las Cruces. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (575) 522-5552 to reserve a space.
Groups organizing and participating in the rally include the Southwest Environmental Center, the Center for Biological Diversity, the American Civil Liberties Union, CAFé NM, Sierra Club and Defenders of Wildlife.