Democracy is at Stake in the Impeachment Trial

The foundation of our country is at stake—whatever the outcome is of the ongoing impeachment trial in the Senate.

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Updates & Resources

  1. Update NEPA: The Most Important Law You’ve Never Heard Of  

    On Jan. 9, President Trump proposed significant changes to the landmark National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). These changes would allow government projects to move ahead without first reviewing environmental impacts.

  2. Advocacy Resource War is Not the Answer 

    MLK’s Words Endure as an Anti-War Sign

    It was post-9/11, and Friends in Atlanta Friends Meeting wanted to publicly witness against war. Friends listened to their hearts’ stirrings during business meeting, and “War is Not the Answer” became the Meeting’s new yard sign.

  3. Statement The Only America We Know Is an America at War 

    As young adults, we only faintly remember what life was like before Sept. 11, if we remember at all. Since the U.S. invaded Afghanistan, we have made it through elementary, middle, and high school. We’ve applied to colleges, finished our degrees, moved away from home, and entered the workforce—and the entire time, the U.S. has been carrying out military actions halfway across the world.

  4. What You Can Do Next

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  1. Spring Lobby Weekend 2020 
    1. Saturday, March 28 to Tuesday, March 31 in Washington, D.C.
  2. Annual Meeting and Quaker Public Policy Institute 2020 
    1. November 12-15, 2020 in Washington, D.C.

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