Action Alert

Join the Fight for Voters Rights!

Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice co-leads the Wisconsin Interfaith Voter Engagement Campaign (WIVEC), along with the Council of Churches, because we believe the right to vote is sacred and every Wisconsinite deserves to have their voice heard and their vote counted.

End the Federal Government's Use of Private Detention

President Biden promised to end the federal government's use of private detention. But private facilities still detain a huge number of people in Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody—79 percent as of September 2021. And ICE continues to negotiate new contracts and expand and renew old ones.

Public Lands in Jeopardy! Contact your WI Representative today!

2/2/2022 and 2/8/2022- The Assembly Committee on Forestry, Parks and Outdoor Recreation listened to testimony from groups against Assembly Bill 852 . This Bill would allow the sale of public lands (that are funded with public money & private donations) to private - for-profit - developers.

Act NOW to Stop Starvation in Afghanistan

On January 13, Antonio Guterres, the Secretary General of the United Nations, warned that millions of Afghans are on the “verge of death,” urging the international community to fund the U.N.’s $5 billion humanitarian appeal, release Afghanistan’s frozen assets and jump-start its banking system to avert economic and social collapse. 

Write to Governor Evers to Veto the "Riot Bill"

This week, the Legislature passed a nasty bill that would violate our First Amendment right to freedom of assembly, as I point out here:    Gov. Evers Must Veto “Riot Bill”   >> Please contact the governor and urge him to veto this dangerous bill (Senate Bill 296).

Send a comment to DHS demanding an end to family separation

We need you to take two minutes to tell the Department of Homeland Security that we need to end family separation once and for all. The Department of Homeland Security has asked the American public for recommendations on how to end family separation. Let’s show them we have the solutions. 

Your Input is Needed! #StopLine5

Good news! If you’ve already written a comment to the WI DNR (Department of Natural Resources), calling on them to deny permits to Enbridge for their Line 5 expansion, you now have a second way to participate.

Please contact your WI State Senator today, Monday, January 24!

It's Time to Contact Your State Senator!! The Wisconsin State Senate will meet on Tuesday to vote on a huge number of bills.  Many of them are technical or benign; several are of real concern.

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