Noticias

The fractured fulcrum on the scales of Justice: A statement on the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict

noviembre 19, 2021

In the wake of the decision by the Governor of Oklahoma to “prayerfully” grant clemency to Julius Jones, an innocent African American man accused of murder, on the condition that Jones “shall not be eligible to apply for or be considered for a commutation, pardon, or parole for the remainder of his life,” a jury…

Join Gamaliel in going deeper this Thanksgiving

noviembre 16, 2021

For many of us, this Thanksgiving will be the first holiday celebrated with friends and family in over a year. It’s a chance to catch up, enjoy time together, and have conversations about what really matters to each of us.   We at Gamaliel invite you to use this holiday as an opportunity to start…

Declaración de Gamaliel Sobre la Detención de Refugiados Haitianos por Parte de la Administración de Biden

septiembre 27, 2021

The Gamaliel Civil Rights of Immigrants Campaign calls on the Biden administration to immediately cease the unconscionable border detainment and deportation of Haitian immigrants. We demand that ​​President Joseph Biden and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas grant temporary protected status to the immigrants being detained at the Del Rio International Bridge, and to all Haitian immigrants…

La Raza y el Poder Pospuesto hasta diciembre 2022

agosto 30, 2021

Due to the continued spread of the highly contagious Delta variant of COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Race and Power in America Summit until December 2022. Please know we don’t make this decision lightly. We consider the Race and Power Summit to be a central part of our fight for racial…

La Justicia Transformacional en Acción planea acción a través de redes sociales, ayuntamiento virtual

agosto 26, 2021

Transformational Justice in Action is holding two actions in Autumn 2021 in support of our effort to restore  voting rights to people with conviction histories. The first is a month-long social media action to raise awareness of our #UnlockTheVote campaign leading up to the second, a virtual Town Hall on October 1. This Town Hall…

Declaración de Gamaliel Sobre el Fallecimiento de Richard Trumka, presidente AFLO-CIO

agosto 6, 2021

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, as well as to his sisters and brothers in the labor movement. A coal-miner and member of the United Mine Workers—like his father before him—and the grandson of immigrants, President Trumka never forgot his roots as he rose to power in…

Los Afiliados de Gamaliel Tienen un Mensaje para sus Miembros del Congreso: Los Inmigrantes son tan Americanos como las Tartas de Manzana — ¡y el Arroz con Frijoles!

julio 6, 2021

Gamaliel affiliates and supporters of Complete Inclusive Immigration Reform and the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 across the country joined together on Friday, July 2 and Tuesday, July 6 to tell their members of Congress that immigrants are as American as apple pie…and rice and beans!  Members of Quad Cities Interfaith, WISDOM, SOPHIA (Waukesha, WI),…

Los Inmigrantes son tan Americanos como las Tartas de Manzana — ¡y el Arroz con Frijoles!

junio 24, 2021

This Independence Day weekend, join Gamaliel Network and our Civil Rights of Immigrants Campaign in sending the message that immigrants are as American as apple pie…and rice and beans! On July 2, supporters of Complete Inclusive Immigration Reform across the country have committed to delivering apple pies and rice and beans to their Congress members’…

Reflexión Sobre la Conmemoración de Juneteenth del Rev. Dr. Jon Welch, PhD

junio 18, 2021

On June 19, 1865, when federal troops entered Galveston, Texas, the emancipation of every enslaved Black American was effectively enacted. This was 2 ½ years after Lincoln’s proclamation. To say the delay was due to the late arrival of the news from federal troops would be exceedingly gracious. Instead, it speaks to the defiant attitude…

¡Gamaliel necesita su ayuda para hacer 1,000 llamadas a miembros del Congreso el 21 de junio!

junio 14, 2021

In honor of Father’s Day and all undocumented fathers across the country, Gamaliel and the Civil Rights of Immigrants Coordinating Committee are holding a National Day of Phone Calls in support of the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 (H.R.1177/ S.348) on June 21, 2021. Gamaliel has committed to making 1,000 calls on June 21 —…