There’s a lot to be excited about in the ongoing talks about finally reforming the long-broken immigration system (read: unjust mess). Keeping families together is a must. Giving everyone– including women, children, members of the LGBT community; everyone– a clear path to citizenship is a must. However, the insane measures for increased militarization of the borders, and the country as a whole, is a disastrous proposition. America need fairness and opportunity– not draconian surveillance and armed guards. Read Mallika’s piece on The Huffington Post here.