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November 14, 2018

Clergy Organizing New York

Rabbis organize border protest in support of refugees next week

“These policies violate every principle of decency, justice and compassion that we hold as Jews,” Rabbi Miriam Terlinchamp of Cincinnati reportedly said in a statement to Newsweek announcing the trek. The rabbi …

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November 14, 2018

Clergy Organizing Michigan

Ann Arbor Delegation Heads To Texas Border To Protest Treatment Of Asylum Seekers

Rabbi Josh Whinston of Temple Beth Emeth in Ann Arbor will lead a group of congregants to join others from around the country on Thursday to protest the treatment of …

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November 14, 2018

Economic Dignity Minnesota

$15 Passes in St. Paul

On Wednesday the St. Paul City Council passed an ordinance that will raise the minimum wage to $15 over the coming years. It was later signed by Mayor Melvin Carter. …

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November 14, 2018

Clergy Organizing Missouri

As immigrants come north, ‘Let Our Families Go’ caravan heads for border tent city

On Monday (Nov. 12), the “Let Our Families Go” caravan stopped at Christ Church, a United Church of Christ in a St. Louis suburb, its third stop en route to …

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November 14, 2018

Voting Rights/Demoracy Florida

Gillum says claims of fraud undermine democracy

Florida’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate says claims of electoral fraud without evidence by President Donald Trump and Florida Gov. Rick Scott were sowing seeds that could undermine confidence in the democratic …

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November 13, 2018

Immigrant Justice Michigan

Caravan to travel 1,700 miles to witness border problems

Whinston says he and the others could have flown to El Paso, about an hour away from Tornillo. But that didn’t feel right when so many people are traveling hundreds …

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