ATNJ’s Response to Sussex County Vandalism

Sept. 23, 2018 After several years of experiencing racism directly and indirectly, and fighting for civil rights for all Americans, I’m still horrified at the racist and anti-Semitic actions and words from our fellow Americans. The leadership and members of Action Together New Jersey condemn the actions of the cowards …

ATNJ’s response to Sheriff Saudino

Sept. 22, 2018 The Leadership Committee of Directors, Managers, and County Co-Chairs, and the 18,000+ statewide members of Action Together New Jersey (ATNJ) stand in solidarity with our State’s Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, our Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver, our African American brothers and sisters, members of the LGBTQ+ community, our …

Yesterday’s 5 to 4 ruling from the Supreme Court – is frightening!

It speaks to the damage caused when we as voters do not take the right to vote seriously!  “When one of us hurts, we all hurt!” The most vivid manifestations of our worst selves are paranoia, conspiracy theories, and fear of others. Unfortunately, this has been a part of our …

Please Join Me In Saying That Families Belong Together

Dear Friends, After the Americans withdrew from Vietnam in 1975, in the latter half of the 1970s when there was a massive number of refugees fleeing Vietnam, my widowed dad and his three daughters were part of the latest wave of people fleeing Vietnam from the ravages of war. Refugees …

Call the Dept. of Justice to Protest Sessions’ Seizure of Private Property

Call the Dept. of Justice now to protest Sessions’ seizure of private property! GOAL: To STOP civil asset forfeiture from people suspected-but-not-convicted of crimes! REASON: Jeff Sessions wants the government to police for profit by seizing cash and other property from people – without criminal charges or warrants! The personal …

Speak Up. Stand Up.

A statement from Action Together New Jersey Civil Rights Director, Rachel Green. When will enough be enough? The racist comments made by President Trump while facilitating a bipartisan meeting about immigration yesterday and other cumulative acts is heinous and, against the very core of who we are as Americans and Action Together New …