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.
Urge the president to stop deporting refugees
Action: Urge President Obama to stop the raids to deport Central American children and families.
Call on Congress for end to Gaza blockade
“We in the international community have a responsibility not to fail the Palestinians in Gaza…to help them recover from the physical and emotional traumas of war…to assist them in rebuilding their lives and livelihoods and, ultimately, to see Gaza and the West Bank reunited and the closures lifted.” --UN Special Coordinator Nickolay Mladenov, May 25, 2016