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Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 11/8/19

Posted by on Nov 9, 2019

Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 11/8/19

What work is more holy than protecting our earth (Creation Care/Being Shomrei Adamah) and welcoming, honoring and ensuring that immigrants can easily become part of our communities? In the next week we have the opportunity to say NO MORE LIES and ADDRESS THIS CLIMATE EMERGENCY as well as to say YES to DACA recipients and work to ensure their safe path to citizenship. Hope to see you in the...

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Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 10/23/19

Posted by on Oct 27, 2019

Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 10/23/19

We all know that activism isn’t always active. Sometimes we write letters or make phone calls to legislators. Sometimes we write comments on proposed rule changes. Sometimes we sign onto petitions or letters that organizations write. And sometimes the activism that is active doesn’t have a concrete goal attached to it, so we have an experience of solidarity and strength but no outcome, and that...

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Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 10/11/19

Posted by on Oct 12, 2019

Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 10/11/19

Thanks in advance for joining us in advancing immigrant justice, assessing a path forward for safety and peace that doesn’t center police and advocating for health care for all. This week it seems particularly apt that as Jews are in synagogue for Sukkot, observing our harvest festival of abundance and joy and universality our friends who are not in prayers can be calling out to Close the Camps....

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Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 10/2/19

Posted by on Oct 6, 2019

Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 10/2/19

We have the opportunity to say yes to solidarity and support for Burgerville workers this coming Sunday and we hope to see you there! Management is simply not bargaining in good faith. Since Burgerville’s founder professes to be a man of faith, it is critical that we show up in force as evidence that our faith demands fairness, justice, honoring and respecting the worker.Also on tap for...

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Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 9/19/19

Posted by on Sep 19, 2019

Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 9/19/19

While the legislative session has been over for months, our work to ensure that we reduce the possible use of the death penalty in Oregon is not done. Please do call legislative leadership today and so NO to a special session to walk back progressive reforms on the death penalty.Our holy work to say NO to ICE continues! This Saturday afternoon we have the opportunity to say NO to ICE on...

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Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 9/10/19

Posted by on Sep 15, 2019

Spirit Led Justice Alliance *Action Alert* 9/10/19

As the weather cools our opportunities to show up for Immigrant rights, police accountability, worker justice and climate justice abound. We hope to see you at a few of the upcoming rallies, one of which is part of a regional campaign and another part of a national campaigns. When our work Portland is multiplied by larger geographic solidarity our impact is amplified. Your presence matters! Your...

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