LAS CRUCES, NM - The termination of DACA puts 800,000 youth and their families face-to-face with personal, economic and educational uncertainty according to the New Mexico Dream Team.
The New Mexico Dream Team or NMDT is the largest youth-led immigrant organization in the state of New Mexico, is asking our allies to rise up alongside us during this urgent time.
The organization says the community is experiencing anger, fear and frustration. And despite this difficult time, will continue to educate, mobilize and organize to channel this outrage into action and empowerment.
The NM Dream Team & United We Dream is planning a Statewide Student WALKOUT on Tuesday September 5th. They are mobilizing over 20 schools across New Mexico to take action in Las Vegas, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Las Cruces, and Anthony, NM.
WALKOUT Times and Meeting Point
University of New Mexico – 11am – Zimmerman Plaza
CNM Community College – 11am – SSC Building
Volcano Vista High School – 1pm – Lava Pit
Rio Grande High School – 1pm
South Valley Academy – 1pm – The Park
Albuquerque High School – 1pm – Baseball Field
Atrisco Heritage Academy – 1pm
West Mesa High School – 1pm
Highland High School – 1pm
Del Norte High School – 1pm – The Knight
Manzano High School – 1pm
Las Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University – 1:30 pm
Doña Ana Community College – 1:30 pm
DACC Gadsen Center – 1:00 pm
Gadsden High School – 1:00 pm
Northern New Mexico
Santa Fe, NM
Santa Fe Community College – 12 pm – SFCC Main Entrance
Monte Del Sol – 12 pm
Las Vegas, NM
NM Highlands University – 12pm – Centennial Park NMHU
Rallies will take also take place in the following cities: Albuquerque, NM – Civic Plaza – 4:00 pm
Las Vegas, NM – Las Vegas Plaza – 12:45 pm