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Tell President Biden & Congress to Halt Inhumane Expulsions at the Border

Please take action to tell our government to stop inhumane treatment of asylum-seekers at our southern border!  Please also share this with your own networks and on social media.

Contact your Representatives - "Unfreeze Afghan $$$"

Use the information in the notice below to send a message to the President and Congress demanding that they take measures to stop the starvation of the Afghan people. Then follow up with a phone call to your member of Congress. The Capitol Switchboard is 202-224-3121.

#Warm4Holidays Challenge!

Attention crafty people! Join in on this challenge #Warm4Holidays created by renowned prison abolitionist Mariame Kaba and author of We Do This ‘Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transformative Justice.

Coming soon: WNPJ Online Member Circle!

WNPJ will soon have an online member circle. This will be different from the WNPJ website which is available to the public. With the Online Member Circle, members will receive a password into an online community where they can share information about their organizing efforts, turn to each other for tips and resources, and overall stay connected with one another. Keep an eye out for an informational video from us sharing more details in the coming weeks.

Call to Action! - Contact your Representatives for a Pathway to Citizenship

As part of the Build-Back-Better agenda, the House voted on Nov 19th to fund provisions that would grant temporary work permits and immigration parole (protection from deportation) for certain immigration undocumented persons in the US. This bill will now go to the Senate for a likely vote in early December.

TAKING ACTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE and the MILITARY!

Congresswoman Lee Introduced a Resolution to Monitor and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the U.S. Military. Barbara Lee’s legislation demands that the U.S. military account for its heavy carbon bootprint and track, reduce and report greenhouse gas emissions for all operations, including troop deployments, overseas bases and bombings. WIsconsin's Gwen Moore is a co-sponsor.

Review the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Point Beach Nuclear Reactor- be ready for Dec 8!!

The draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) has been released for the proposed action of the license extension for Point Beach Nuclear Reactors. A 45-day comment period will start when the DEIS has been published in the Federal Register. Learn more about the EIS process and to view the DEIS to start reviewing, visit https://psr-wisconsin.org/point-beach-eis

 

See more - about December 8th's opportunity for public input: http://wnpj.org/node/13340

Mining Company still active near the Back 40 - Public input until the end of the month!

Check out this news story about permits to mine: "To put a metallic sulfide mine anywhere near the Menominee River is suicide for us all and for generations to come, " said Coalition supporter Mary Hansen." Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River

Decolonize....another in the series of 'Let Kindness Win'

Peace Wreaths 2021!

Show your commitment to peace at the holidays while supporting OM Village and Wisconsin Network for Peace & Justice! Please contact janetparker8@gmail.com or 608-228-9096 to request a wreath to buy.

Weaving the Web - WNPJ Virtual Drop In Hour - meets next on Thursday, January 6th

                 

All are welcome to drop in the first Thursday of each month - ....no agenda, just people who care about peace and justice showing up to connect.

Thursday Jan 6, 12 noon - 1 pm

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