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Minutemen Project begins recruiting volunteers to man U.S. border
Minutemen Project begins recruiting volunteers to man U.S. border

The Minutemen Project says it's recruiting volunteers to guard the U.S.-Mexico border from illegal immigration, claiming the government has failed to do so properly. The activist organization is expecting at least 3,500 non-militia volunteers to participate, “plus uncounted groups of militia from all over the country,” according to the Minutemen Project website. “If you are familiar with the Normandy invasion of France in 1944, then you have an idea how large and logistically complicated this event will be. However, there is one difference. We are not going to the border to invade anyone. We are going there to stop an invasion,” Jim Gilchrist, president of the organization, said in a...

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