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December 6, 2018

Criminal Justice, Gun Violence California

Seven deadly lessons

For Simmons, a board member of Sacramento Area Congregations Together and student of the civil rights movement, all this feels a little too reactive. It made news when he resigned …

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December 5, 2018

Criminal Justice Missouri

Kansas City memorial is first to honor a Missouri lynching victim

The Black Archives of Mid-America in Kansas City, the Missouri Conference of the NAACP, Missouri Faith Voices, Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty and the Equal Justice Initiative teamed …

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December 5, 2018

Criminal Justice Missouri

Kansas City memorial is first to honor a Missouri lynching victim

Harrington’s lynching was remembered Saturday, with the placement of a memorial marker in West Terrace Park overlooking the West Bottoms in Kansas City. He is the first Missouri lynching victim …

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December 4, 2018

Economic Dignity Nevada

Overflow shelter created for influx of homeless

To accommodate the number of people at the shelters, the City of Reno, along with several local churches and Acting Community Together in Organizing Northern Nevada (ACTIONN), have collaborated to provide a …

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December 4, 2018

Clergy Organizing, Immigrant Justice District of Columbia

Faith groups oppose massive increase in border spending

A Dec. 3 letter to Senate and House leaders also requested a reduction in funding for DHS, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection, and no new …

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December 4, 2018

Clergy Organizing, Immigrant Justice District of Columbia

More than 800 religious leaders demand the Congress to stop increase of funds against immigrants

Congress has taken a two-week break to resume the debate on the federal budget and, taking advantage of this hiatus, more than 800 religious leaders urged legislators not to increase funds …

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