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Earth Quaker Action Team (EQAT)

Posted January 22, 2015

Earth Quaker Action Team (EQAT, pronounced “Equate”) is a grassroots, nonviolent social action group founded by Quakers and inclusive of people of all faiths or no faith, who join with millions of people around the world fighting for our threatened planet. Earth Quaker Action Team yearns to move toward a place of integrity and right relationship with […]

National Organization for Women (NOW)

Posted November 19, 2014

As the grassroots arm of the women’s movement, the National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights. NOW is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States, with hundreds of thousands of contributing members and more than 500 local and campus affiliates in all 50 states […]

Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL)

Posted October 28, 2014

Founded in 1943 by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), FCNL’s nonpartisan, multi-issue advocacy connects historic Quaker testimonies on peace, equality, simplicity, and truth with peace and social justice issues. FCNL fields the largest team of registered peace lobbyists in Washington, DC. FCNL is involved in many areas of advocacy, including peace, justice, […]