Call Congress on Syria amendments

Call your Members of Congress today to ask them to oppose training and equipping members of the Syrian opposition. Background: The House is expected to vote today, and the Senate tomorrow, on whether to grant the Obama administration expanded authority to train and equip members of the Syrian opposition.

Colombian CO faces trial

An urgent request from MCC partner, Justapaz: We ask for your solidarity and action on behalf of conscientious objector Jhonatan David Vargas Becerra. On September 4, 2014, he was detained by the National Police in the city of Barrancabermeja, Santander, Colombia.

Thank the White House for halting missile transfer

Thank the White House for halting the transfer of Hellfire missiles to Israel, and call on Congress to support this policy. Background: The latest conflict between the Israeli military and Palestinian groups in Gaza has claimed the lives of more than 2,000 Palestinians and 67 Israelis, and resulted in the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians. The destruction of Gaza has been catastrophic.

Stop the violence and address underlying causes

Call on Congress to stop U.S. complicity in suffering and to support a just peace in Palestine and Israel.

Oppose U.S. military intervention in Iraq

Ask your Members of Congress and the President to oppose U.S. military intervention in Iraq and to instead support diplomatic efforts to resolve the roots of the conflict.