An organization formed by private citizens to monitor
the U.S. – Mexico border's flow
of illegal immigrants. It has expanded to include the U.S. - Canada border.
The group's founder and principal director is Jim Gilchrist.
Conservative Organization to Support
to Jim Gilchrist's Minuteman Project Patriots Protecting America
Jim Gilchrist founded the multi-ethnic Minuteman Project
on Oct. 1, 2004, after years of frustrated efforts trying to get a neglectful
U.S. government to simply enforce existing immigration laws.