URBAN JUSTICE CENTER: INTERNATIONAL REFUGEE ASSISTANCE PROJECT
"The International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) organizes law students and lawyers to develop and enforce a set of legal and human rights for refugees and displaced persons. Mobilizing direct legal aid and systemic policy advocacy, IRAP serves the world’s most persecuted individuals and empowers the next generation of human rights leaders."
A news, media, and production company created by journalism icon Dan Rather and dedicated to insightful coverage and conversation.
"The Committee to Protect Journalists is an independent, nonprofit organization that promotes press freedom worldwide. We defend the right of journalists to report the news without fear of reprisal."
F"ight for the Future is a non-profit organization founded in 2011 whose mission is to ensure that the web continues to hold freedom of expression and creativity at its core."
"How can we improve economic opportunities for our children?The Equality of Opportunity Project uses big data to identify new pathways to upward mobility."
"A growing movement of immigrant and over 400 faith communities doing what Congress and the Administration refuse to do: protect and stand with immigrants facing deportation."
"NRDC creates solutions for lasting environmental change, protecting
natural resources in the United States and across the globe."
"The American Civil Liberties Union is a nonpartisan, non-profit organization whose stated mission is "to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country."
"RELENTLESS, PRINCIPLED, ORGANIZED RESISTANCE DRIVEN BY LOCAL PEOPLE AND SUPPORTED BY PASSIONATE BELIEVERS"
"TogetherList is a Definitive list of Women's Rights, LGBT + Immigrant, Climate Change, & Muslim-American Organizations That Need Your Support."
"The Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF), founded in 1979, is a leading national civil rights law and policy center directed by individuals with disabilities and parents who have children with disabilities."
"The Lady Parts Justice League is a coven of hilarious badass feminists who use humor and pop culture to expose haters fighting to end abortion access."
"To explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth;
To practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources;
To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environment; and to use all lawful means to carry out these objectives."
"350* is building a global grassroots climate movement that can hold our leaders accountable to the realities of science and the principles of justice."
Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC delivers lifesaving care to people fleeing conflict and natural disaster. Year after year, the IRC is one of the highest-ranking nonprofits for accountability, transparency, and efficient use of contributions.
"UNITE HERE is a labor union that represents 270,000 working people across Canada and the United States. Our members work in the hotel, gaming, food service, manufacturing, textile, distribution, laundry, transportation, and airport industries.
Our membership is diverse. We are predominantly women and people of color, and we hail from all corners of the planet. Together, we are building a movement to enable people of all backgrounds to achieve greater equality and opportunity."
A tremendous list of resources.
"Donald Trump's presidency will make these organizations, and many more, critically important to protecting Americans, our freedoms and liberties, as well as our democratic institutions."
"Everytown is a movement of Americans working together to end gun violence and build safer communities."
"The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy."
"The National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights, and is the largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States."
"Human Rights Watch defends the rights of people worldwide. We scrupulously investigate abuses, expose the facts widely, and pressure those with power to respect rights and secure justice. Human Rights Watch is an independent, international organization that works as part of a vibrant movement to uphold human dignity and advance the cause of human rights for all."
"ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all."
"The Democratic Coalition Against Trump (DCAT) formed in the Spring of 2016, with the main goal of making sure that Donald Trump never became President. DCAT now exists to hold the Trump White House accountable, and is directly countering Donald Trump, along with Republican elected officials and candidates who support him, through aggressive digital and traditional advertising, grassroots action, in-depth opposition research, and a nationwide rapid-response team."
"The National Women's Law Center is a United States non-profit organization founded by Marcia Greenberger in 1972 and based in Washington, D.C. The Center advocates for women's rights through litigation and policy initiatives."
Tracks and maps hate crimes.
"We monitor hate groups and other extremists throughout the United States and expose their activities to the public, the media and law enforcement. We’re dedicated to reducing prejudice, improving intergroup relations and supporting equitable school experiences for our nation's children. We seek justice for the most vulnerable people in society."
"Our vision is to economically and creatively support Black millennials across the African diaspora, so they can pursue the work they love, and change the world in the process."
"We're working to create a world where people have the information and opportunities they need to tell their own stories, hold leaders accountable, and participate in our democracy"
"Activities for civil engagement.
Collections of goods created in community with the spirit of service."
Protecting digital civil liberties "We are technology professionals that help grassroots communities, non-profits, small businesses, marginalized citizens, and individuals use technology securely, privately, and safely."
"Planned Parenthood, is a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health services both in the United States and globally."
"Food & Water Watch champions healthy food and clean water for all. We stand up to corporations that put profits before people, and advocate for a democracy that improves people’s lives and protects our environment."
"For decades, EDF has been committed to bipartisan environmentalism. The results are incontestable: Every major environmental law from the early 1970s to 2016 has passed with support of both Democrats and Republicans."
"A grassroots movement that aims to become the action arm of the Democratic Party."
"EMILY’s List is committed to driving progressive change throughout our country by winning elections that put pro-choice Democratic women into office."
The aim must be nothing less than to create such a profound political crisis before the intended inauguration (January 20, 2017) that the fascist regime is actually not able to take the reins of government.
"SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals organizing white people for racial justice."
"The National Network of Abortion Funds builds power with members to remove financial and logistical barriers to abortion access by centering people who have abortions and organizing at the intersections of racial, economic, and reproductive justice."