CNY Solidarity Coalition

Action Alerts – Week of July 2nd

Alerts Alerts

CNY Solidarity members and supporters:
Please find below the weekly ACTION ALERTS from Indivisible NY24 and our legislative action teams.

Today (July 2)

1 event  today

Webstreamed call at 8:30 p.m.  From our friends at MoveOn Political Action:

Victoria Kaplan writes that she is “hosting a mass call with Representative Pramila Jayapal, one of the key architects of Saturday’s rallies and marches, MoveOn national spokesperson Karine Jean-Pierre, and young MoveOn member Marwa E. to unveil MoveOn’s 2018 Resist & Win grassroots volunteer election organizing program, and I hope you’ll join us. “

Click here to RSVP now for the web-streamed call Monday, July 2 at 8:30 p.m. ET (7:30 CT/6:30 MT/5:30 PT).

Tuesday (July 3)

1 action: 2 calls

Save SCOTUS!

Call Schumer (at 202-224-6542 or 315-423-5471) and Gillibrand ((315) 448-0470) to oppose the confirmation of any Trump nominee for Supreme Court to replace Justice Kennedy.

All potential nominees were selected by the Federalist Society and all are extremists.  Confirmation will put access to women’s health care and other rights at risk.  Click here for further information on The Two-Step Strategy to Win the Supreme Court Fight and for scripts for phone calls to Schumer and Gillibrand [All Other Democrats].

 

Wednesday (July 4)

Happy Independence Day!

 

Thursday (July 5)

1 call today

Call John Katko and Demand that he urge Trump to Reunite Immigrant Families and Reject Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy.  Katko’s numbers are 315-423-5657 (Syracuse), 315-253-4068 (Auburn), or 202-225-3701 (DC).

Since last week’s defeat of the disastrous Ryan Bill on Immigration, which John Katko helped put together, we now need to focus on demanding the reuniting of Immigrant families and rejection of Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy.  Following up on the energy and passion expressed at the Families Belong Together rallies held throughout the country on Saturday, remind our congressman that separating families is not an American Value, it is not who we are.

 

Friday (July 6)

 No actions today, at this time.

 

Saturday (July 7)

No actions today, at this time.

 

Sunday (July 8)

No actions today, at this time.

 

Save the date for these upcoming events:

Wed., July 11, 7-8:30pm: CNY Solidarity meeting, Bishop Harrison.

Sun., July 15, 2:00-6:00 pm: CNY Solidarity training, “Confronting oppression and white privilege: Keys to effective social justice action,” Bishop Harrison Center

You MUST register online since we only have 60 spots and 15 have already been filled.  Registration link is below.

https://www.cnysolidarity.org/event/confronting-oppression-and-white-privilege-keys-to-effective-social-justice-action/

  • Deadline is 7/9. 
  • Suggested donation $0-20 per person. You can pay online by credit card or Paypal, or by cash and check the day of the training.No one will be turned away. We are asking for funds to offset the cost of this training.

 

Mon., July 16, 7 p.m.: Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Kathy Kelly of “Voices for Creative Nonviolence” will be speaking on Yemen. Sponsored by Beyond War and Militarism, a committee of CNY Solidarity and the Syracuse Peace Council. All Saints Church, 1340 Lancaster Ave. To learn more, contact Ed or Ann at (315) 478-4571.

Sun., July 29, 3-5pm: CNY Solidarity meeting, Northside Learning Center.

Aug. 19: NYS voter registration deadline for state primary.

Sept. 6: Deadline to request absentee ballot by mail for state primary.

Thur., Sept. 13: Election day (primaries for state offices). Note the date change; and yes, it’s a Thursday. 

Oct. 12: NYS voter registration deadline for general election.

Oct. 30: Deadline to request absentee ballot by mail for general election.

Tue., Nov. 6: Election day (general election for all offices). Click here to add it to your FB calendar.

 

Today and every day, be sure to follow us online and on social media.

Check out our website: www.cnysolidarity.org

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In solidarity,

Chris

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