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It’s time to end the Korean War!

Action: Ask your representative to join the call to formally end the Korean War  Take Action  Background: The Korean War, among the longest ongoing conflicts in the world, is at the root of the mistrust and hostility between the U.S. and North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, DPRK).  In 1953, the parties to the…

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Support common-sense gun legislation

Take Action Background: Please encourage your senators to support legislation to reduce gun violence.¬†On February 27, the House passed the Bipartisan Background Checks Act (H.R. 8), to require background checks for all firearm sales, including private, online and gun show sales. Polling shows broad public support among both Republicans and Democrats for expanded background checks.…

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Support the Ebola Eradication Act

Action: Ask your representative to help eradicate Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Background: During a visit to an Ebola intervention center at Butembo in eastern DR Congo in April, World Health Organization leaders urged robust global assistance to contain the Ebola virus. To date, more than 2,000 people have died, many of…

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