An interfaith group of over 200 clergy, council members, leaders, and community members gathered on the steps of NY City Hall to call for real reforms ...

We have very exciting news – local and national leaders are joining the fight to keep Angela home in Philadelphia with her family!

I’m so grateful for Groundswell, and I’m not the only one. They’re helping inspire and equip people of faith and moral courage to heal the world and make an impact every day. I hope you’ll join me this year in showing Groundswell some love, and making their work possible.

I’m writing you from DC where we hand-delivered 15,000 Sanctuary petition signatures TWICE in meetings with key decision makers – (1) yesterday, at an action in Senator Mitch McConnell’s office, we met with the soon-to-be Senate Majority Leader’s Chief of Staff, and (2) today in a meeting with high-level officials from the Department of Homeland Security.

Come join us on Friday afternoon, December 12th at 3:30pm for “Prayer, Praise, and Peaceful Protest: A Prophetic Response to Violence” on the steps of New York City Hall.

People of faith and moral courage – including pastors, rabbis, and imams – across New York are calling out for justice, accountability and reform after a grand jury in Staten Island failed to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the homicide of Eric Garner. 

Angela doesn’t have 3-6 months to wait until President Obama’s executive action accepts applications – even though she may qualify as an undocumented mom of two U.S. citizen children.

Gluten-free, vegetarian, nut-allergy – there are probably as many dietary restrictions at my dinner table during the holidays as there are world religions. That’s why this round up has a little something for everyone.

Last week, a grand jury in St. Louis failed to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old, Michael Brown. Now, we have a huge opportunity to reform policing and judicial practices in St. Louis County.


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