BENDING THE ARC
I am JANE doe - WhAT YOU CAN DO
JOIN THE BATTLE
Senators Portman, Blumenthal, McCain, McCaskill, Cornyn, Heitkamp, and others have just filed a Senate amendment to Section 230 (in addition to a bipartisan bill filed by Representative Ann Wagner in the House). Google and the tech lobby have launched an all-out offensive, spreading inaccuracies and hyperbole. Several groups responded with this letter. Please join us by contacting your Senator/Representative to support amending Section 230 here. Or here: online form.
To learn more please visit IamJaneDoefilm.com
Check this out!! The Golden Doors to Freedom, now exhibiting at The Torpedo Factory in Old Town, Alexandria. It’s a participatory art venture that turns abandoned doors into dramatic vehicles for a communal focus on human and sex trafficking. Catch it soon – 10/3 – 11/19/17.
HEROIN: CAPE COD, USA-GET ACTIVE
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
At long last, the President today (10/26/17) declared a national public health emergency to combat the opioid crisis.
* NY TIMES: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/26/us/politics/trump-opioid-crisis.html
* CNN: http://www.cnn.com/2017/10/26/politics/national-health-emergency-national-disaster/index.html
It's an important first step but there's still a lot of work to do. You can get involved by reviewing our Action Card and/or supporting any of the advocacy groups we have identified.