Gov. must rescind discriminatory return to work order
Today we demanded that Gov. McMaster rescind or delay his return-to-in-person-work order. The order ignores the serious health risks posed by COVID-19 and blatantly discriminates against people with disabilities, women, and caregivers.
Fifty years ago today, the U.S. government launched a seemingly endless war on its people. The “war on drugs” has funneled hundreds of billions of dollars into policing and prisons. It has helped turn America into the incarceration capital of the world and has harmed countless people.
Jamal Sutherland, George Floyd, and Walter Scott should be alive today. We know their names despite the system’s best efforts to cover up or hide the truth. We know their names because their killings at the hands of law enforcement were caught on tape.