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May 25, 2018 | Economic and Social Rights, Education, Housing, Human Rights, Human Rights in the U.S., Work with Dignity
Read the report now! A New Social Contract centers people at the frontline of injustice as leaders with the political imagination to create a better shared future for our country and our world. Keep reading »
October 29, 2018 | Human Rights
We grieve with the Jewish community after the killings at the Tree of Life * Or L’Simcha Congregation in Pittsburgh, PA.  As in Charleston, hate and violence entered a welcoming place of worship killing primarily elders that anchored a community. The inhumanity and horror of the murders cannot be overstated, and we stand in deep solidarity with the Jewish community.  We also remember the... Keep reading »
October 29, 2018 | Human Rights
Despite widespread calls to ensure “Black Lives Matter” we grieve again as two more people are killed by what by all appearances is a White supremacist or nationalist soon after he had attempted to enter a house of worship.  Maurice Stallard and Vickie Lee Jones were simply running errands when coldly murdered in one more horrifying expression of White supremacist ideology.  Maurice Stallard was... Keep reading »
October 22, 2018 | Health
Southern Maine Workers' Center and Supporters Hold Rally for Universal Health Care;  Launch Campaign Against MaineCare 1115 Waiver For Immediate Release Contact: Meaghan LaSalameaghan.lasala@gmail.com 973-862-7105 Portland, ME: While... Keep reading »
October 22, 2018 | Economic and Social Rights, Housing, Human Rights, Human Rights in the U.S.
New York NY - UN Special Rapporteur on the Right To Adequate Housing Leilani Farha was in New York City last week to discuss her thematic report on Informal Settlements at the UN. While in New York City, Ms... Keep reading »
October 22, 2018 | Economic and Social Rights, Human Rights, Human Rights in the U.S.
The Trump administration plans to legally redefine sex and gender, starting with young people. This plan, while not yet officially announced, would effectively exclude trans and non-binary students from legal protections under Title IX, paving the... Keep reading »

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