Around 9:30pm on the night of Sunday, March 18, Stephon Alonzo “Zoe” Clark was murdered by Sacramento police in his own backyard. Police fired 20 shots while his family inside the home took cover. SacPD questioned his family for several hours about what they heard before his grandmother, Sequita Thompson, dared to push the window curtain aside and saw her grandson’s body. That’s how she found out he’d been killed.
USEE was founded by undocumented students at ASU after the November 2016 elections when we found ourselves in a political limbo and a sense of danger for us and our families, and the threat of losing Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which would result in not being able to continue our academic pursuits, career goals, and be facing deportation.
Homosexuality is criminalized in over 70 countries around the globe. In ten of those countries it is punishable by death. As long as homosexuality is criminalized LGBT people will continue to face violence, harassment, and discrimination.
Wyoming plans to allow the trophy hunting of 24 Yellowstone area grizzly bears this fall. Just a year ago, these bears were protected under the Endangered Species Act. The American people spent millions of dollars to bring this species back from the brink of extinction and now the state of Wyoming will earn a mere $46,800 to allow rich trophy hunters to kill them for fun.
YOUTH MARCH FOR CLIMATE ACTION
JULY 21. WASHINGTON D.C.
This summer, youth from across the country will hit the streets in Washington, D.C., to build collective youth power. July 21st. Save. The. Date.
Those who care about the environment do not vote as often as they should. When you sign the Creation Care Voter pledge, you're sending a loud message that you're going to start voting your values. Help us send this message far and wide!
Since we started Plastic Free Friday a month ago, we've been amazed at the response. Over 6,000 people from around the world have pledged to go plastic free on Fridays, and that's just the start...
Take the pledge and find out more: https://friendsoftheearth.uk/plastics/