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November 11, 2018

Voting Rights/Demoracy Alabama

An open letter to the new Jefferson County DA

We ask that you pledge to voluntarily disclose revenue from all sources, by source, on a yearly basis, and that you advocate in the legislature for the elimination of the …

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November 11, 2018

Immigrant Justice Colorado

As DACA hangs in the balance, meet the Colorado Dreamers who are gripped by hope and fear

As Laura Peniche described the harrowing journey through the desert she and her family crossed in 1997 — leaving Mexico to enter the United States when she was 13 — …

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November 11, 2018

Voting Rights/Demoracy Florida

Florida candidates for governor, Senate speak out amid statewide recount

Hours after a statewide machine recount got underway to determine who Florida’s next governor and U.S. senator will be, all four candidates in contention are speaking out about the often acrimonious process. …

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November 10, 2018

Immigrant Justice Ohio

Local religious leaders set to volunteer at local shelters near U.S.-Mexico border

Rabbi Miriam Terlinchamp is preparing for a journey unlike one she’s ever made. On Tuesday, Terlinchamp will join more than a 100 other Jewish people and faith leaders in a …

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November 9, 2018

Gun Violence Colorado

Denver’s district attorney defends her decision to not file charges in a fatal officer-involved shooting

Some community members felt that using the chances of winning a case to decide whether to pursue criminal charges was unsatisfactory reasoning. “The decision being based on whether or not …

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November 9, 2018

Immigrant Justice Texas

Faith groups amass compassion for migrant caravan as Trump amasses troops

The idea of children being swept up in these issues is a powerful motivator for some in the U.S. headed to the border, said Rabbi Josh Whinston, the spiritual leader …

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