Proposed restriction on immigrants using public aid - public comment open til Dec. 10th
March to the Polls on Nov. 6, 2018
Did you submit your public comment on DHS's proposed redefinition of "public charge" yet?
This new regulation will make it harder for immigrants living in the US to qualify for permanent US residency if they have received public benefits such as food aid, public housing or Medicaid. It will also make it harder for foreigners to immigrate to the US if they are predicted to need to use these benefits.
Just 5 days to go until the elections! Last weekend to GOTV!
We need you to march now and encourage everyone you know to March to the Polls on Tuesday Nov. 6.
New voter engagement campaign - pls share as far and wide as you can!
We’re into the last stretch. Lots of people have already voted and more are still to vote. Some haven’t decided yet. GOTV campaigns will be at fever-pitch this weekend. What can you do to help?
With everything that has happened this last week, the issues of white supremacy, racism, hatred and violence have been brought to the fore. We have to make it clear that this kind of behavior is not acceptable in the US. We must do this at the polls.
So, although turnout for the last midterm elections in MN was less than 50%, let’s make sure it’s different this time. Let's turn out for these midterms in HUGE numbers, and let’s get others to do the same.
Fundraiser: Racial Justice Network
Exciting new art-driven GOTV campaign is hitting the streets NOW. The focus? New voters. Have you seen the posters in your community yet?
And there is an excellent website to go with it too!
This campaign has been put together by local artist Leon Wang.
Now we need to help get the word out - share the images and website details widely on social media, particularly with the young and new voters in your life.
What's your GOTV plan for this week?
RJN recently established a Community Reparations Fund as a vehicle for creating economic justice in our community. If the current administration has taught us anything, it’s that we must look out for each other. Every dollar counts. Donate today!
Vote for candidates who support transgender rights
We love a great march. Like-minded people coming together to stand up for what they believe in.
Know what’s even better? Making sure great people get elected to positions of power, people who will stand up and fight every day for the things you believe in.
What are you doing this week to make sure the right people get elected on November 6th?
If you are not already door knocking, text/phone banking, writing postcards etc., to GOTV and support candidates, now's the time.
Just 18 more days to go! GOTV efforts are going up a gear or three. And they need YOU!
Make sure the candidates you vote for this November support transgender rights.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ proposed definition of sex would erase federal recognition of about 1.4 million Americans who identify as a gender other than the one they were assigned at birth.
Trans rights are human rights. Protect trans rights. Protect trans lives.
Yes, just 18 more days and every day between now and election day counts.
Volunteer to text/phone bank, door knock, deliver literature, etc., for candidates you support. Call their campaign offices NOW and find out how you can help. Make sure candidates who share your values get elected.
Donate to their campaigns. Did you know the first $50 of your donation will be refunded?