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Trump's demands on 'Dreamers' are a non-starter, immigration advocates say

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 9:40am
NJ.com logo Photo: AFSC/ News Source: NorthJersey.com
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Take action to stop border militarization

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 7:16am
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Congratulations to ICAN on Nobel Peace Prize

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 7:04am
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Q+A Gregory Corbin

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:55am
Gregory Corbin

Gregory Corbin, director, AFSC's Philadelphia Social Justice Leadership Institute

Photo: AFSC/Tony Heriza
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Vietnam Summer 50th Anniversary

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:25am
Vietnam Summer Protest

Photo courtesy of of Swarthmore College Peace Collection

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Quaker Action: Inspiring Communities (Fall 2017)

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 8:12am

How do you successfully counter a growing wave of hate and fear driving policies that deny our civil and human rights? 

In this issue of Quaker Action, we share stories that show some innovative efforts to keep communities together as well as a few resources to spark your ideas and activism. Plus, we talk to activists on the 50th anniversary of Vietnam Summer and look at what's in store for our new program working with youth in Philadelphia, the Social Justice Leadership Institute. 

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Friends connect with powerful work for peace

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 2:19pm
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"I Won't Back Down" - Guns, Trump and School Consolidation

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 1:48pm
WV Public Radio logo Photo: AFSC/ News Source: West Virginia Public Radio
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Iowa Sisters Thrive Under DACA, Prepare for Its Loss

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 12:09pm
Iowa Public Radio logo Photo: AFSC/ News Source: Iowa Public Radio
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DACA renewal deadline looms for thousands in NJ

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 11:59am
NJTV logo Photo: AFSC/ News Source: NJTV News
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Event: Social Justice Leadership Institute bi-monthly gathering

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 7:42am
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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Sanctuary Rising

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 9:28am
Ingrid Encalada Latorre at courthouse

Community members in Denver stand with Ingrid Encalada Latorre (fifth from left), who spent several months in sanctuary as she fought her immigration case. 

Photo: AFSC/Gabriela Flora
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Q+A: Gregory Corbin

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 8:48am
Gregory Corbin

Gregory Corbin, director, AFSC's Philadelphia Social Justice Leadership Institute

Photo: AFSC/Tony Heriza
Categories: Articles & News