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Restore Democracy With Voting Rights Laws
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, elections, voters, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 63 days ago - dailykos.com
Democrats have taken a majority of the U.S. House, thanks to a blue wave of voter disgust at the Trump Administration's assault on health care, the environment & civil liberties.
Support Action to Protect Voting Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, voting, voters, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 63 days ago - actionnetwork.org
We stand with House Democrats in protecting voting rights.
Tell the New Congress to Block Trump's White Nationalist Agenda
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, Representatives, civil rights, racism, petitions )

Freya
- 70 days ago - splcenter.org
Voters shifted the balance of power in the House of Representatives, creating a Democratic majority. The new Congress now holds the responsibility to take a stand for civil and human rights.
Tell Congress Not to Give the Trump Administration Power to Criminalize Political Speech and Actions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: activism, protests, human rights, civil rights, tRump regime, petitions )

Freya
- 114 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
For maximum impact, please edit by adding your own thoughts and concerns to give it a personalized touch.
Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Must Resign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigrants, children, immigration, families, detention, human rights, civil rights, injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 121 days ago - dailykos.com
As Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen has directed the "zero humanity" policies, overseen family separation, and bears responsibility for the more than 400 children who are STILL separated from their families.
Defend the Census
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: civil rights, immigrants, immigration, residents, petitions )

Freya
- 164 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The Trump regime is trying to include a discriminatory citizenship question in the 2020 census that could result in a significant undercounting of immigrant communities and supercharge right-wing gerrymandering and voter suppression.
Democracy Demands Same Day Registration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, elections, polls, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 164 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Leading up to the 2016 elections, there was a deliberate and blatantly racist campaign to intimidate, purge and suppress voters that likely tipped the balance in key states for Trump.
Urge Senate to Kill Bill That Guts 1st Amendment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Constitution, civil rights, same-sex marriage, religion, relationships, petitions )

Freya
- 282 days ago - p2a.co
The US Senate is considering the badly misnamed First Amendment Defense Act - a bill that actually attempts to gut the First Amendment. Please take a moment to contact your senators and urge them to oppose S. 2525.
Tell the Senate: Armed Federal Agents Should Not Be Allowed at Polling Places
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, voters, elections, polls, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 305 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Trump is attacking our voting rights again, and Republican lapdogs are helping him do it. They have snuck a provision into legislation to reauthorize the Department of Homeland Security to allow deploying armed agents to monitor polling places.
Commit to Keeping Elections Free, Fair & Accessible
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, polls, voters, elections, voter suppression, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 310 days ago - letamericavote.org
Trump is trying to send armed federal agents to the polls. This is an unprecidented move that serves only to suppress the vote - so Trump can win re-election.
Tell the Department of Homeland Security: Investigate ICE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigrants, immigration, law enforcement, brutality, human rights, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 323 days ago - act.credoaction.com
As the rogue enforcement arm of Trump's xenophobic regime, ICE is invading communities across the country to terrorize and tear apart immigrant families. Its agents are detaining and deporting immigrant activists and reportedly abusing people.
TAKE ACTION: Save Net Neutrality and Stop the Attack on Digital Civil Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, communication, fcc, net neutrality, Civil Rights, usa, u.s. )

Dogan
- 328 days ago - act.freepress.net
We urge members of the Congressional Tri-Caucus to denounce this assault on the communications rights of people of color by co-sponsoring the resolution of disapproval to overturn the FCCâEUR(TM)s decision to kill its Net Neutrality rules.
Don't Let the Religious Right Buy Candidates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, religion, Separation of Church and State, civil rights, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 444 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Religious extremists are lobbying hard to repeal the Johnson Amendment, which prevents tax-exempt non-profits from influencing elections. There is a threat that these extremists will slip a repeal into the tax reform package.
What We Do Not Understand About Border Patrol Checkpoints   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: border patrol, 100 miles inland, civil rights, Ben Franklin, border crossing )

Sheryl
- 706 days ago - youtube.com
Rights once lost are hard to gain back if ever. They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. Ben Franklin
Tell the Senate: REJECT John Gore as Head of DOJ's Civil Rights Division! PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOTER SUPPRESION, CIVIL RIGHTS, TRUMP, S CHOICE FOR THE DOI CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISI, politics, usa, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 728 days ago - secure.pfaw.org
John Gore is an unacceptable pick to head the DOJ's Civil Rights Division. Someone with his record of extreme hostility to civil rights and voting rights should not be the one tasked with protecting those rights.
 

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