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Advocacy & Action On Family Separation & Detention

Advocacy & Action on Family Separation & Detention

SEYM Friends have been active in protesting the separation of children from their families and the treatment of immigrants at the Mexican border, participating in demonstrations, visiting Senator Marco Rubio’s offices, and sending letters to their congresspersons. A number of Friends across SEYM participated in demonstrations held the week of…

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Taking Action On Family Separation & Detention Camps

Taking Action on Family Separation & Detention Camps

Quaker Meetings, Friends and Friends Organizations are responding to the ongoing humanitarian crisis created by the US government’s separation of children from their families as they cross the US/Mexican border. Here are a few ways Quakers are taking action. Events June 23 • Keep Families Together/Stop the Detention Camps • Rally…

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Peacebuilding En Las Américas—Latest News

Peacebuilding en las Américas---Latest News

SEYM Friends Peace Teams representative Cece Yocum (Tampa) sends us a report from Peacebuilding en las Americas (PLA), an initiative of Friends Peace Teams that does Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) and trauma healing workshops and other  peace-building work in Honduras, Guatemala, Colombia, and El Salvador. Their work includes projects…

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Poor Peoples’ Campaign Update

Poor Peoples’ Campaign Update

Pete Ackerman (Palm Beach MM) and Phil Stone (Clearwater MM) sent in some news and photos from the Poor Peoples’ Campaign (PPC) June 11th action in Tallahassee. The rally was on the Week Five theme, ‘Everybody’s got the right to live: Education, Living Wage, Income, Housing.’ Buses brought people from…

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