Stand in solidarity with Susiya
Stand in solidarity with the people of Susiya, a village in the West Bank that is facing imminent demolition. Background: The burden of the decades-long Israeli occupation of Palestinian land is felt from Gaza where one year after a devastating war the tiny enclave still lies in ruins, to the village of Susiya, in the southern West Bank, which is facing demolition orders.
Address Israeli military detention of minors
Invite your Members of Congress to attend a briefing on children in Israeli military detention.
Support urgent help for Yarmouk refugees
Ask your representatives to support urgent help for civilians in the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk. Background: Since April 1, fighting has been taking place in the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk near Damascus, Syria, as militants from the Islamic State group battle armed groups and Syrian government forces.
Support negotiated deal with Iran
Urge your Members of Congress to support the negotiated agreement with Iran. Background: On April 2, the U.S. and five other nations announced a framework agreement with Iran regarding its nuclear program. Now the goal is to reach a final agreement by the end of June.
Vote no on war authorization
Ask your members of Congress to vote no on authorizing the use of military force. Background: President Obama has proposed an “Authorization for the Use of Military Force” (AUMF) against the Islamic State group. Members of Congress are considering the president’s proposal and could eventually move to a vote on final legislation in both the House and Senate. As proposed by the president, the AUMF: