Thank lawmakers for supporting human rights!

Thank the members of Congress who signed a letter calling for accountability for U.S. military assistance to the Middle East.

Support an end to the war in Syria

A sobering anniversary Urge your elected officials to do all they can to end the war in Syria and to respond generously to the humanitarian crisis. Background: March 15, marks the five year anniversary of the brutal war in Syria. The conflict began with nonviolent protests, asking for democratic reforms and increased rights. But it quickly spiraled into an armed conflict involving the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Iran, Russia and others.

Support Syrian and Iraqi refugees

A sobering anniversary Urge your elected officials to do all they can to end the war in Syria and to respond generously to the humanitarian crisis. Background: March 15 marks the five year anniversary of the brutal war in Syria. The conflict began with nonviolent protests, asking for democratic reforms and increased rights. But it quickly spiraled into an armed conflict involving the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Iran, Russia and others.

Address Israeli military detention of minors

Invite your Members of Congress to attend a briefing on children in Israeli military detention.

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: