Action Alert

Urge your Senators to support. S.Con.Res. 100 - a resolution that calls for the establishment of a U.S. Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Commission

Throughout this past year, UNA-USA has stepped up the fight for racial justice. From organizing in our own communities, to advocating to our Members of Congress, to making our voices heard at the Human Rights Council. UN advocates across the U.S. have stood up to make our message clear: America needs concrete actions to address racial discrimination and injustice. Now it's time to make our message even clearer. Together, we can build on the progress we’ve made in our fight for racial justice.

Add your name in the fight against the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline

In November, the Trump Administration granted the last permit and final hurdle for Enbridge to begin construction of Line 3 — despite outstanding legal challenges and spiking COVID-19 rates. One week later, Minnesota’s Democrat governor, Governor Tim Walz, granted the final state permit.

Urgent Action Needed to Sustain the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) and Preserve Victim Services

Contact your Members of Congress and tell them NOT TO CUT $1.1 billion from victim service grants.

Congress is working on the omnibus appropriations bill - which they need to pass next week to keep the government open - RIGHT NOW, so your tweets/calls/emails can’t wait. Contact your Senators and Representatives ASAP!

Sign a Letter Urging President Elect Biden to Prioritize Health in First 100 Days

It’s critical that we come together from across the country to emphasize our collective support for meaningful advancements on COVID-19 relief and health priorities as a part of the first 100 days agenda. Please join Families USA by sending a letter pushing the new administration to commit to and prioritize swift, bold action that addresses the devastating health challenges families in America face.

Sign on to letter requesting an Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed massive Roth Feeder Pig II CAFO

Crawford Stewardship Project Is Seeking Groups to Sign Onto a Letter Concerning an Environmental Impact Statement in WI -  Please see the link to the letter written by Crawford Stewardship Project and our Midwest Environmental Advocates allies requesting an Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed massive Roth Feeder Pig II CAFO, near the conjunction of the Kickapoo and Wisconsin Rivers:

Tell Gov. Evers and Lt. Gov. Barnes to adopt Motion W in the state budget

Send a letter telling Gov. Evers and Lt. Gov. Barnes to adopt Motion W as the centerpiece of a transformational state budget - from Our Wisconsin Revolution (OWR). We're calling on Gov. Tony Evers to address four dire threats to the state’s health and welfare: economic inequality, health insecurity, social injustice and environmental insanity. We're asking Gov. Evers and Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes to adopt six strong progressive policies as centerpieces of a transformational 2021-23 state budget to be presented to the legislature early next year.

Contact Congress about the 2021 Nat'l Defense Authorization Act!

Critical legislation is being voted on in Congress, maybe as early as this week - the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act and the 2021 Department of Defense Appropriations Act. Contact your members of Congress to have them represent you with their vote: (Capitol Switchboard: 202-224-3121).   The issues are complex because some good antiwar amendments and base renaming amendments have been attached to these bills. Watch for your representatives’ statements on these issues.

Here's how we tackle the racist War on Drugs head-on. Send a message to Congress today and tell them to vote YES to pass the MORE Act.

On Election Day, there's one thing voters from blue states and red states both agreed on, and that's marijuana legalization. Our nation is ready to put an end to the destructive and racist policies that the War on Drugs has caused and a critical development in Congress could have a huge impact on making that happen: The House is set to vote on the MORE Act – a groundbreaking piece of marijuana reform legislation – as soon as December 2nd and we need your help.

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