What do jaguars and private prisons have in common?

Find out at a roundtable discussion entitled The Physical and Metaphorical Border Wall: How Militarization of the U.S.-Mexico Border Harms Our Communities, Wildlife and Environment. The event will be held on Wednesday, March 21, 7 pm at the El Paso Community Foundation Room 333 N. Oregon Street El Paso, Texas 79901.

The panel will be moderated by Camilla Feibelman, director, Rio Grande Chapter Sierra Club, and will include: Kevin Bixby, Executive Director, Southwest Environmental Center; Johana Bencomo, Organizer, Comunidades en Accion y de Fe (CAFé); Cynthia Pompa, field organizer for the ACLU Regional Center for Border Rights; Armida Hernandez, Linguist; and Roberto Valadez, co-director of Soñando Juntos.

If you live in the area, you won't want to miss this important discussion! We will also be doing a Facebook live stream. Contact (575) 522-5552 or sonya@wildmesquite.org for more info.