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The World We Seek: We Can Live It (Providence)

Fri, 2017-03-31 19:19
On May 7, join us to hear firsthand about what the capital campaign means to FCNL and the future of Quaker advocacy. This local event welcomes everyone who wants to participate, and seeks to widen our network of supporters, local community leaders, and organizers.

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The World We Seek: We Can Live It (Boston)

Fri, 2017-03-31 19:19
On May 6, join us to hear firsthand about what the capital campaign means to FCNL and the future of Quaker advocacy. This local event welcomes everyone who wants to participate, and seeks to widen our network of supporters, local community leaders, and organizers.

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The World We Seek: We Can Live It (Hanover)

Fri, 2017-03-31 19:19
On May 5, join us to hear firsthand about what the capital campaign means to FCNL and the future of Quaker advocacy. This local event welcomes everyone who wants to participate, and seeks to widens our network of supporters, local community leaders, and organizers.

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FCNL's Yasmine Taeb Discusses Muslim and Refugee Ban in Stand.earth Webinar

Fri, 2017-03-31 19:19
Providing recent updates and advocacy tips for allies, FCNL Lobbyist for Human Rights and Civil Liberties Yasmine Taeb discussed President Trump’s Muslim and refugee ban in a webinar held by Stand.earth on March 28th.

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50th Anniversary of Dr. King's "Beyond Vietnam" Speech

Thu, 2017-03-30 19:03
Commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s prophetic sermon at the Riverside Church, "Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence."

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Quakers at the People's Climate March

Thu, 2017-03-30 19:03
Join thousands of people and hundreds of Friends at the People's Climate March. FCNL will be participating in several events the day before the march -- we hope to see you there!

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Civilian Deaths in U.S.-Led Airstrikes Highlight Misguided Military-First Approach

Thu, 2017-03-30 19:03
In response to one of the deadliest U.S.-led bombings of civilians in 25 years, the Friends Committee on National Legislation mourns the loss of life and expresses grave concern about U.S. complicity in the March 17 airstrike that killed scores of civilians in a neighborhood in Mosul, Iraq.

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Why the Religious Community Supports a Republican Climate Resolution

Thu, 2017-03-30 13:03
With this week's Executive Order designed to dismantle Obama's climate legacy, there are plenty of reasons for climate advocates to despair and feel despondent. However, many in the religious community are hopeful that a new dawn of bipartisanship has occurred in Congress.

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