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Urgent Actions

We must demand that our public health departments IMMEDIATELY release detainees in ICE custody as well as all those charged with low-level and non-violent offenses. Call Ohio Governor and local government officials in Butler, Geauga, Morrow, and Seneca County Jails to demand that they #FreeThemAll.
Call your House representative and implore that they co-sponsor H.R. 1945, The Berta Cáceres Human Rights in Honduras Act, which calls for a suspension of U.S. security aid to Honduras until human rights violations committed by the Honduran security forces cease.
The Rapid Response Network responds to urgent human rights alerts from Colombia, Central America and Southern Mexico. As a result, human rights crimes are brought to light, perpetrators brought to justice, and lives spared. Our voices do make a difference!
No Safe Third Country Agreements with Central America! This petition will be submitted to Congressional representatives to demand they do everything in their power to stop the funding and implementation of ACA's . After signing this petition, you'll be directed to NISGUA's action page where you can learn more about ways to engage with your members of congress on this important issue.
The U.S. asylum system is under attack by inhumane and illegal policies such as the Asylum Cooperative Agreements (ACAs). Stand in solidarity with refugees and demand that Congress #DEFUND these agreements! Join the July 8th twitterstorm against the ACAs!
Demand that your congresspersons contactthe State Department and U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras about the recent abduction and forced disappearance of four members of the Garifuna community of Triunfo de la Cruz: Snider Centeno, Aparicio Mejía García, Joel Martínez Álvarez, and Alber Sentana Thomas.
Congressional Outreach to Defend Colombia's Social Movement Leaders
Protect the lives of social leaders and human rights defenders in Colombia! Urge your congressperson(s) to sign the McGovern-Pocan dear colleague letter which calls for the lawful implementation of the 2016 Colombia Peace Accords. DEADLINE: 7/2/2020.