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Join us on June 15th for a very important and special event in Severna Park: Lynching Memorial Rededication Ceremony

Please note that you must register through  Eventbrite by clicking HERE.

Learn about the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future – Don’t miss this opportunity!

Please do and spread the word: help us capture a breadth of community voices who can speak to what a comprehensive policy for LGBTQ+ students would mean to them

Hello, My name is -Jennifer and I’m a member of the Coalition for LGBTQ+ Students helping to collectively advocate for and pass the new inclusive LGBTQ+ educational policy within AACPS. We’re reaching out to our AACPS community with a request that we hope you will… Continue Reading “Please do and spread the word: help us capture a breadth of community voices who can speak to what a comprehensive policy for LGBTQ+ students would mean to them”

Important from AA Co NAACP- Action requested

FROM THE ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY NAACP: Please join us in our email campaign to encourage the Anne Arundel County Board of Education to support the renaming of the former George Fox Middle School to the Sarah V. Jones Middle School.  The reasons for this… Continue Reading “Important from AA Co NAACP- Action requested”

Please submit written or oral testimony to support a comprehensive policy for LGBTQ+ students at AACPS

Testimony to Support the AACPS LGBTQ+ Policy The AACPS Board of Education (BOE) is developing and considering an LGBTQ+ policy that would make our schools safer, more inclusive, and better resourced for all LGBTQ+ students.  The policy would include important ingredients including more meaningful… Continue Reading “Please submit written or oral testimony to support a comprehensive policy for LGBTQ+ students at AACPS”

Please ACT NOW to pass the Inclusive Schools Act

The Inclusive Schools Act (SB98/HB155) would create published non-discrimination policies across all publicly-funded K-12 schools. It has passed the Maryland House 3 times, including this year. However, for the third year in a row, it has failed to get out of the Judicial Proceedings… Continue Reading “Please ACT NOW to pass the Inclusive Schools Act”

Act now to save the Climate Solutions Now  Act from being gutted by the House

Act now to save the Climate Solutions Now  Act from being gutted by the House. – Please click here to act!

Please Act today to protect children’s lives

From Marylanders to Prevent Gun Violence – A 9 year old South Carolina boy shot himself with his father’s gun – let’s not let this happen to our children in Maryland by passing Jaelyn’s Law (Child Access Prevention Bill) SB149. Please call Senator Will… Continue Reading “Please Act today to protect children’s lives”

Please act for families facing eviction

MORE THAN 2,500 MARYLAND FAMILIES HAVE BEEN EVICTED SINCE JULY AND THE COURTS HAVE JUST REOPENED. WITHOUT ACTION, 200k+ FAMILIES COULD FACE EVICTION!!! Please follow this link to show your support for the three relevant bills that need help getting out of committee this… Continue Reading “Please act for families facing eviction”

Marriage Should Not Be a Defense to Sex Crimes or the “Love is No Defense”  Act- HB147/SB250

Marriage Should Not Be a Defense to Sex Crimes or the “Love is No Defense”  Act- HB147/SB250 Maryland allows marriage to be a defense to some sex crimes   Like many states, Maryland’s laws were based on the premise that marriage was consent to… Continue Reading “Marriage Should Not Be a Defense to Sex Crimes or the “Love is No Defense”  Act- HB147/SB250″