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Andrea Chamblee: One year after John’s death, we demand action on gun violence

This week marks one year since the horrific attack at the Capital Gazette and the murder of Gerald Fischman, Rob Hiaasen, John McNamara, Rebecca Smith, and Wendi Winters. In the year since, Andre Chamblee, John McNamara’s wife, has been fighting for policy to protect…

Tonight: Take ACTion -Housing, Gun Violence, Zoning

ANNE ARUNDEL CONNECTING TOGETHER an affiliate of the Industrial Areas Foundation Take ACTion  THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 7-8:30PM   Asbury United Methodist Church 87 West St. Annapolis   FREE CHILDCARE FREE PARKING In Whitmore Garage, 37 Clay St. (with validation) We are taking action to…

Connecting the Dots: Remembrance and Reconciliation Project and EJI announce a scholarship essay contest for 2018-2019 AACPS 9th-12th graders

RACIAL JUSTICE ESSAY CONTEST The Equal Justice Initiative in partnership with the Connecting the Dots: Remembrance and Reconciliation Project is pleased to announce a scholarship contest open to 9th – 12th grade students attending high school in Anne Arundel County, where prizes totaling at…

Where are the Children? Help Reunite Families June 9, 2019 National Mall, Washington, DC Between 12th and 14th St NW more information here

Oppose family separation on June 9th in DC!

Where are the Children? Help Reunite Families Thousands of children, some younger than 12 months, are separated from their families and housed in government detention centers. We believe the Trump Administration’s zero tolerance policy of separating immigrant families is immoral, unjust, and un-American. This cruel…

WISE releases its annual scorecard!

WISE is proud to present the 2019 Scorecards so that you can see how your legislators performed this year. Please read and share widely. This year we worked in partnership with the Maryland Legislative Coalition to give a more thorough overview of our representatives,…

TONIGHT! Rally Against Abortion bans

Rally Against Abortion Bans Tuesday, May 21 – 6:00 pm Please come to the rally in Annapolis and join with our sisters across the State and Country who are standing against bans on abortion. 43 Calvert St, Annapolis across from Arundel Center at the Civil…

WISE 2019 Legislative Scorecard

WISE is proud to present our 2019 Scorecard and summary! See how your legislators performed this year, and please read and share widely. This year we worked in partnership with the Maryland Legislative Coalition to give a more thorough overview of our representatives, ranking…

Dismantling Racism One Conversation at a Time Workshop May 21st

This is an excellent opportunity! More information can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/290561771844855/?ti=icl

SCHOOL SYSTEM TO HOST SECOND COMMUNITY CONVERSATION ABOUT ACCEPTANCE AND INCLUSION

As part of an ongoing effort to continue the dialogue and work toward creating climates free of hate and bigotry, Anne Arundel County Public Schools will host its second community meeting at Central Middle School later this month. As was the case at the…