If the reports of the State Department raising the number of refugees accepted is true, it's a welcomed step back from the Trump administration's relentless assault on those fleeing violence. [ Bit.ly Link ] #NoBanNoWall
If the reports of the State Department raising the number of refugees
Stories like this underscore the urgency of ending family detention. Congress should not fund Trump’s cruel agenda. Take action: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Stories like this underscore the urgency of ending family detention Congress should

Mother Locked In Family Detention Attempts Suicide To Free Her Kids

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau owes the Indigenous Peoples in Canada more than words. Demand his government honors their rights: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau owes the Indigenous Peoples in Canada more than
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"Now that I'm aware...I can't go back to sleep."

Ahead of the Ambassador of Conscience Awards this weekend, Alicia Keys talked with Indigenous rights activist Delilah Saunders in Teen Vogue.
"Now that I'm awareI can't go back to sleep"

Alicia Keys and Indigenous Rights Activist Delilah Saunders WON'T Stand Down

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Shout out to our activists & members who will not let President Donald J. Trump's hate & fear become policy. Keep resisting! #MuslimBan #NoBanNoWall [ Bit.ly Link ]
Shout out to our activists members who will not let President Donald
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VICTORY: The discriminatory #MuslimBan has been defeated again in court! The 4th circuit blocked President Donald J. Trump's revised ban. #NoBanNoWall

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#Trumpwatch: The Pentagon says 100 civilians killed in US-led strike in Mosul. The coalition must not use tactics that put civilians at risk. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Greek authorities are closing the refugees camps in Elliniko. Tell the Greek government to find the 1,000 people there safe housing! #IWelcome [ Bit.ly Link ]
Greek authorities are closing the refugees camps in Elliniko Tell the Greek
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#NowReading 'A rollercoaster ride': How Trump's Muslim travel ban has affected lives via The Guardian #NoBanNoWall
NowReading A rollercoaster ride How Trumps Muslim travel ban has affected lives

'A rollercoaster ride': how Trump's Muslim travel ban has affected lives | Guardian panel

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The U.S. Army failed to keep tabs on more than $1 billion worth of arms & other military equipment in Iraq & Kuwait. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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GOOD NEWS: Taiwan is on its way to becoming the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage! [ Bit.ly Link ] #loveislove
GOOD NEWS Taiwan is on its way to becoming the first country
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It's time to take action! Urge Libyan officials to help find Dr. Salem Mohamed Beitelmal who was kidnapped by militias. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Two men were caned 83x each for being gay in Indonesia. This is a moment for the United States to show leadership on human rights, when the safety and lives of LGBT people are at stake. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Two men were caned 83x each for being gay in Indonesia This
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It's time to RESIST! Tell Congress to refuse to fund the expansion of the broken immigration system in the #TrumpBudget. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Its time to RESIST Tell Congress to refuse to fund the expansion
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President Donald J. Trump's budget is a rejection of human rights. - Margaret Huang, AIUSA Executive Director.

The #TrumpBudget includes $2.6 billion for abusive enforcement policies including ones against those fleeing to seek safety. Take action: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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In the U.S., heavy-handed policing of pregnant women’s behavior is shattering patient trust in health services with devastating consequences.

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In the US heavyhanded policing of pregnant womens behavior is shattering patient
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NEW REPORT: Turkey cut 100,000 people off from access to work in a clear attempt to purge political opponents. [ Bit.ly Link ]
NEW REPORT Turkey cut 100000 people off from access to work in
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President Donald J. Trump has the chance to improve his human rights record by telling Israel to stop building settlements. More: [ Bit.ly Link ]
President Donald J Trump has the chance to improve his human rights
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While heads of state continue to meet President Donald J. Trump this week in the Middle East, blogger Raif Badawi, human rights defender Waleed Abu al-Khair & many more languish in prison.

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Join us and International Rescue Committee for our upcoming screening of After Spring! Meet the real people impacted by the Syrian refugee crisis in this new feature documentary. Admission is free!
Join us and International Rescue Committee for our upcoming screening of After

Free film showing on May 31st

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