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Posted by Jaz

Ohio Statewide Divest from White Supremacy and Invest in Black & brown communities Campaign

August 11, 2020

Tell your local elected officials they must divest from militarized police and invest in Ohio’s Black and Brown communities! Our n… Read more »

Posted by Jaz

Texas Divesting & Investing Statewide Campaign

August 11, 2020

Take action now to show you believe in defunding the police in order to give Texans healthcare Our state and local officials shoul… Read more »

Posted by Jaz

Alabama Beyond Policing Campaign Summer 2020

July 20, 2020

URGE is participating in a larger campaign being coordinated by ACLU Alabama, which is calling on local officials to make meaningf… Read more »

Posted by Jaz

LGBTQ+ Pride Month URGE Priority State Resources

June 22, 2020

Hey y’all, URGE virtual Pride planning is well under way! In addition to our fun queer movie night, “Popcorn and Pride”,and of cou… Read more »

Posted by Neve Brown

When Sex Ed Excludes You

May 11, 2020

I grew up in Southern California- home of 70-degree weather year-round, LA traffic, and comprehensive sex education.  Between my 6… Read more »

Posted by Nigel Morton

Vote or Die? Why Voting in Kansas is a Public Health Crisis

April 16, 2020

To many people in our communities, especially in Kansas, voter suppression is not a new thing. However, voting is about to get a l… Read more »

Posted by Katerina Tsvetkova

Digital Organizing in These Uncertain Times

April 1, 2020

With the emergence of the SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 outbreak, many people who work in organizing have been forced to postpone events… Read more »

Posted by Neve Brown

Young People Need a Future for Us, Shaped by Us

March 27, 2020

With the recent news of COVID-19, it may seem like the only updates we see online are simply updating us on the crumbling state of… Read more »