Trump's bigoted and cruel policies are generating record levels of protest and a surge in political activism on the left. Indivisible, created by former congressional staffers, is a network of progressive local organizations that has been ratcheting up the pressure on Congress to oppose Trump's agenda.
Hindu Nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi rose to power in India on the back of anti-Muslim riots and fascist rhetoric. Parallels can be drawn between his rise and rule since 2014 and the ascension of Donald Trump. Resistance to this global trend toward fascism can only be effective through international solidarity.
While there's no quick or easy way to resist a deportation, successful past strategies must be utilized and protected under Trump. Pushing embassies not to cooperate with the current confrontational and condescending administration in issuing travel documents may be one way to slow down or stop deportation.