Fight Supremacy Boston -8/19/17

Updates as of 8/17: Fight Supremacy, Boston Here’s the latest info on Saturday’s Fight Supremacy, Boston Action.  There have been rumors that the event has been cancelled – it is not cancelled.   Non-Violent Direct Action Trainings If you would like to attend a NVDA training, you are strongly encouraged to attend the entire training […]

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Testimony, Raise the Felony Larceny Threshhold

H.967 / S.873  Sponsors: Senators Jehlen & Eldridge, Representative Chynah Tyler Please submit testimony in support of raising the felony threshold to $1500.  Testimony should be submitted to the: Joint Committee on Judiciary Suggested draft for you letter: To: Senator William Brownsberger and Representative Claire Cronin, Joint Committee on Judiciary Chairs Re: Testimony in Support […]

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Testimony in Support of S.1279

S. 1279, An Act Limiting the Use of Prison Labor Sponsor: Senator Bennett This bill prevents Massachusetts sheriffs from removing inmates from the Commonwealth to perform out-of-state projects, such as building a wall between the US and Mexico. Hearing Date: Wed July 19, 1:00 PM in Room A2 at the State House Please submit written […]

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Take Action on Haitian TPS

Call Governor Baker: Haitian TPS is due to expire in July.  If TPS is allowed to expire, 50,000 Haitian TPS holders in the US will lose their status, be unable to work and will face deportation.  We can take action to stop this. A decision could happen as early as next week, May 18.  We […]

End “287(g)” – Testimony Guidelines

SUPPORT PRO-IMMIGRANT LEGISLATION – CALL FOR TESTIMONY End Massachusetts collaboration with ICE! Guidelines provided by MIRA‘s Legislative Director, Amy Grunder The Safe Communities Coalition seeks your testimony for a hearing at the State House this Monday, May 8, at 1 p.m. on a pro-immigrant bill, H.3033 (An Act Relative to Enforcing Federal Law) sponsored […]