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Mark your calendars to Lobby for Justice and Jobs on 3/19

If you plan to attend, please contact Faciliator of WISE Criminal Justice Huddle at MarylandWISEWomen@gmail.com. From Out For Justice: My name is Nicole Hanson -Mundell, I’m executive director of Out for Justice. The year we are partnering with Jobs Opportunities Taskforce to host JOBS…

Come out for the Youth Climate Strike Tomorrow! Follow and Support it!

  JOIN THE ANNAPOLIS YOUTH CLIMATE STRIKE! Youth-led and organized, the Annapolis Youth Climate Strike gives a voice to those who are unable to vote and are dissatisfied with the lack of legislative action taken against climate change. Come rally and march to support the…

An excellent pod cast about the reality of voter suppression from the ACLU and how YOU can improve voting rights in Maryland

Here is an excerpt from the ACLU podcast with Emerson Sykes, ACLU Staff Attorney interview Dr. Carol Anderson of Emory University: CAROL:  …That’s the so-called rampant, massive voter fraud — about two cases per year — that is used as the justification for voter…

Please call to end Solitary Confinement for children.

Maryland uses solitary confinement at about twice the national average. Moreover, the average length of stay is between 124-130 days. No one should be in solitary confinement for this long, especially children. We should focus on actions that will rehabilitate people, so that they…

Join Strong Schools Maryland to improve our schools. Volunteers needed for many days and Lobby Day is 3/14.

Maryland has a once in a generation opportunity to create a world-class education system in Maryland. Find out the numbers behind the urgent need for change.  Find out more. ****** March 14, WISE joins StrongSchoolsMaryland for Education Lobbying in Annapolis    * March 14  Lobby Morning 9-11:30am in Annapolis:…

Time to freak out about climate change! We need to pass the Clean Energy Jobs Act!

The Intergovermental Panel on Climate Change has given the world about a decade to reverse the worst effect of a warming climate. Why are our legislators not feeling the urgency? If we do not act what kind of a world are we leaving our…

AACo Budget: study up, show up, speak up! We need more teachers and equitable pay for our experienced teachers!

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman will be hosting seven town hall meetings to discuss the county budget with community members. This is the year for us all to speak up for better services and influence the budget, so please review our powerpoint detailing…

Men in Maryland have 9 PreRelease Centers, Women have 0. This is a call to all women to Raise your voices for justice!

This bill which will provide ONE PreRelease center for women while men have 9 is just sitting in committee!  We need to call the President of the Senate, the Speaker of the House, the Chairs and Vice Chairs of the committees where the bill…

FY2020 Budget Information

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman will be hosting seven town hall meetings to discuss the county budget with community members. This is the year for us all to speak up for better services and influence the budget, so please review our powerpoint detailing…

Urgent Action needed – Get Money Out of Politics! Please make 3 calls.

Our Senate Committee may be voting on our resolution THIS week and we need your help to secure the win! The volunteer teams of Wolf-PAC Maryland and Get Money Out have been working on this for multiple sessions and because of their amazing work we’ve…