You'd think the world's leading seller of weapons, giver of free weapons, and wager of wars -- all in the name of "democracy" -- would consider fully banning slavery a bare minimum standard at home. You'd be wrong, but we're working on changing that.
RootsAction is advancing bans on slavery -- eliminating the exception for punishment of crime -- at the national and state levels.
At the same time, we're organizing dozens of events around the country this week aimed at reducing the risk of nuclear war:
We're also building pressure on the upcoming UN climate conference in Egypt (COP27) to include military pollution in climate agreements.
We're also working to establish ranked choice voting in states, including in Nevada where it's on the ballot next month.
We've just delivered our petition pushing back against the defamations coming out of the Anti-Defamation League!
In North Carolina, we're trying to keep a particularly awful candidate out of the U.S. Senate.
We're sending more messages of solidarity to Russian war protesters.
We're publishing news we need for action at Progressive Hub, including:
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-- The RootsAction.org Team