This World Environment Day, June 5th 2018, Isha Foundation along with Rally for Rivers is partnering with the UN Environment to raise awareness about the need for banning single-use plastic by conducting awareness drives around this year’s theme “Beat Plastic Pollution" in over 250 iconic locations around the world.
How can you help #BeatPlasticPollution?
On the Ground:
Whenever women have gained political power or engaged in political activism, we have improved and advocated for the rights of children. That cannot stop now.
Forcibly separating children from their parents is actual ICE policy, intentionally and cruelly inflicted on families who come here seeking refuge.
The democratic traditions of our country are at risk.
That is why Global Exchange is launching Town Hall Summer – a campaign to unify diverse struggles, build community power, and claim our democracy.
We will be hosting inspiring Town Hall Summer events with partners across the country from June to September, and you’re invited.
So far, over 11,500 people have taken our Plate up for the Planet challenge and committed to going vegan for a week. Together, they saved enough CO2e to fly to the moon and back! Are you ready to join them?
Hello, my name is Ruby L. “Sunshine” Taylor. My mother calls me Sunshine. I’m an award-winning independent filmmaker, author, and career social worker who has explored grief and healing, a traumatic brain injury and the beauty of black women through film. I’m a WOMAN, I’m Christian. I’m black. I’m a stutterer. And I’m a lesbian—but I didn’t always call myself that.
June 1, 2018 is a global day of online action for Guantánamo Bay prisoner Toffiq al-Bihani’s birthday. This year marks 16 birthdays that Toffiq has spent in Guantánamo. Join the campaign to get Toffiq out of Guantánamo by joining our Thunderclap now!