Dismantle barriers in Palestine and Israel
Call on Congress to dismantle barriers standing in the way of a just peace for Palestinians and Israelis Join Christians and others around the world in praying, educating, and advocating for a just peace for Palestinians and Israelis this week through the World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel. This year’s theme is “Dismantling Barriers.”
Ask Congress to say YES to Peace in Colombia
Ask your Member of Congress to sign the letter to President Santos of Colombia, affirming U.S. support for the implementation of the peace accords and the challenges that lie ahead. Background: The signing of the peace accord in Colombia is scheduled to happen next week. Despite success at the negotiating table, there are many crucial moments ahead that can bolster support for the accords or diminish public trust in the agreement.
Support criminal justice reform!
Ask your member of Congress to support H.R. 3713, the Sentencing Reform Act. Background: Decades of overly harsh sentences, particularly mandatory minimums, have led to a dramatic increase in the incarcerated population in the U.S. Our country now incarcerates more people than any other in the world. Unfair sentences have affected millions of families across the country.
Help end gun violence
Urge your member of Congress to work to end gun violence.