All students deserve access to a high-quality education, but years of underfunding have undermined many aspects of school quality, especially in schools predominantly serving students from families with low resources and students who are Black, Indigenous, and other people of color. These students’ communities were hit particularly hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, making these inequalities much worse.
Act Now: LGBTQ Rights Are Still Under Threat
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Protect Immigrants in the Build Back Better Package
Tell Joe Biden YOU Support a 100 Percent Clean Energy Future
Take Action: Regulate Ghost Guns
The Biden administration must do more to protect Haitians, starting by immediately halting deportations back to Haiti. Sign on if you agree.
Congress must pass the Build Back Better agenda, which makes major federal investments in clean energy infrastructure – including in electric vehicles, their manufacturing, and their chargers – to put people back to work while fighting the climate crisis.
By allowing Donald Trump’s PAC to continue to purchase ads on Facebook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg have created a giant loophole for the former president to exploit while maintaining the illusion that he’s been banned from the platform.
Lawmakers must continue robust public investments if we want any shot at ending poverty in America.
Faith leaders from all across the country are united in their call for a bold recovery and infrastructure package that will help us truly build back better. President Biden has proposed an ambitious plan to invest in our nation's clean energy future and tackle the climate crisis, while addressing the injustices of the past and creating new jobs.
The climate crisis cannot be ignored any longer. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued a stark appraisal of the latest climate science: Humanity has only three decades to completely reinvent the global economy in order to hold the climate to 1.5 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels.
The COVID-19 pandemic has made clear that women—especially women of color—are the backbone of our nation’s economy. Women have kept the economy running as essential workers, breadwinners, and caregivers. But at the same time, they are consistently underpaid and their work is undervalued.
Now is our chance to pass long-overdue protections, which an overwhelming majority of Americans support. Congress must enact legislation that creates a pathway to citizenship for every immigrant who calls this country home.
This year, President Biden and the ATF announced a proposed rule that would finally begin to make strides in regulating "ghost guns" and taking them off our streets.
We must take this key moment to tell the world that a clean energy future--one focused on protecting workers and environmental justice--is not only achievable, it is also the baseline for protecting our planet and its people for future generations.
We need to stop Trump's hateful activities and disinformation campaign from ever returning.
So far, the president has rejoined the Paris climate accord and WHO, helped the U.S. surpass 200 million COVID-19 vaccination doses, signed the American Rescue Plan into law, and more.
The United States needs bold democracy reform such as the For the People Act to rebuild confidence in our political system and unblock progress on policies that Americans care about.
Climate change is no longer a distant threat looming in the future. Its impacts are tangible: In 2020, 22 extreme weather events caused more than more than $20 billion in damage in the United States alone. That’s a new record.