In our 2018 midterm elections over 47% of eligible voters turned out to cast their votes. According to NPR, that was the highest turnout for a midterm election since 1966. Although the American population goes through ebbs and flows re: voting, these past midterms are a reminder of what it takes for an active liberal democratic society to function.Read More
Join Interfaith Action for the first of a three part educational series, “Immigration—Facts, Faces, Fears, and Faith,” starting on February 7, 2019.
Guided by a panel of experts in local and national immigration we will explore the facts of the immigration debate. The panelists include:Read More
The Dignity of All working group focuses on the promotion of equality for all people no matter their race, gender, sexuality, or socioeconomic status. With two priority areas of focus, anti-bullying and nondiscrimination legislation, so far this year the Dignity for All working group has:Read More
As of the week of January 21st, the Keep the Peace working group has made progress on several agenda items for this year including:
A letter campaign to our U.S. Representatives to advocate an end to U.S. support of the War on Yemen
The creation of a “Policy Promotion Agenda” on gun violence and peace issues
Happy New Year!
Each passing year brings new resolutions, goals, and intentions. Many of us welcome the opportunity to imagine what could be. We see ourselves exercising regularly and eating healthy. We see ourselves mending broken relationships or opening up to new ones. We see new job and educational opportunities. We see endless possibilities.Read More