#Occupy@10: An oral history — Interfaith activists reflect on Occupy’s impact 10 years later

#Occupy@10: An oral history — Interfaith activists reflect on Occupy’s impact 10 years later

 September 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street protest that took over Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan for two tumultuous months in 2011. The action began with little fanfare on September 17, 2011, but soon captured worldwide attention. It...
Sign on to our statement on releasing Mumia Abu-Jamal

Sign on to our statement on releasing Mumia Abu-Jamal

“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me…because the Lord hath anointed me… to proclaim liberty to the captives and the opening of the prison to those that are bound.” –Isaiah 61:1 The death penalty is “an inadmissible attack on the inviolability and dignity of the...
Breaking the Silence—an Intergenerational Call for Unity and Action

Breaking the Silence—an Intergenerational Call for Unity and Action

Statement from RELIGIOUS LEADERS Breaking the Silence—an Intergenerational Call for Unity and Action “I could never again raise my voice against the violence of the oppressed … without having first spoken clearly to the greatest purveyor of violence in the world...