Support Syrian and Iraqi refugees
Oppose efforts to halt the resettlement of Syrian and Iraqi refugees. Background: Following the attacks in Paris, the rhetoric in the United States has shifted dramatically from a focus on the humanitarian crisis in Syria to portraying Syrian refugees as a security threat.
Support criminal justice reform
Action: Urge your senators to support S. 2123, the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act. Background: The United States currently incarcerates 2.4 million people, more than any other country in the world. Decades of harsh sentences, particularly mandatory minimums, have caused the prison population to swell.
Bring Pastor Max home
Bring Pastor Max home Actions:
End the Gaza blockade
Sign a petition and call on Congress today to end Israel’s blockade of Gaza and promote a just and lasting peace. Background: One year after last summer’s devastating war between Israel and Hamas, the situation in Gaza remains dire.
Join us in praying for the displaced in Haiti
In the Dominican Republic (D.R.), thousands of Haitian migrants and Dominicans of Haitian descent stripped of their citizenship are living in fear of deportation because of recent, harsh immigration laws. An estimated 66,000 people have already fled the D.R. and entered Haiti, and many are struggling to rebuild their lives in drought-stricken communities with few means to aid their reintegration.