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July 30, 2018

Voting Rights/Demoracy Ohio

Gund Foundation Awards $9.2 Million in Summer Grants

The George Gund Foundation in Cleveland has announced summer grants totaling nearly $9.3 million, including several grants in support of local voter advocacy initiatives. The awards include more than $350,000 in support …

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July 26, 2018

Puerto Rico Florida

OPINION: Oblivious Puerto Ricans in Florida

Ten months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, we continue to see waves of Puerto Ricans continue to reach the mainland to restore and rebuild their lives …

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July 25, 2018

Immigrant Justice Vermont

Activists to protest at immigration office

Activists from around Vermont will join in nationwide protests against family separation outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices in Williston on Saturday, July 28, 2018, 10 am, they announced in …

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July 25, 2018

Immigrant Justice California

Merced County mom set to come home after nearly a year in ICE custody, attorneys say

The practice of picking up undocumented immigrants at courthouses has attorneys and advocates concerned. “It’s very concerning because it’s going to make people afraid to show up to the courthouse,” …

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July 25, 2018

Immigrant Justice New Hampshire

Clergy Members Again Asked to Leave ICE Meeting

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said she is looking for answers after four clergy members were banned from supporting immigrants at an Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Manchester this week. …

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July 25, 2018

Criminal Justice, Gun Violence California

Berkeley police must be prepared for disasters, but not with Urban Shield

As a 30-year resident of Berkeley, and a person of faith, I am opposed to the Berkeley police department’s participation in Urban Shield exercises. Many of us were horrified as …

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