Advocacy briefing for May 18, 2021

Ohio Poor People’s Campaign forum on Ohio environmental issues, voter suppression, and anti-protest bills The Ohio Legislature is considering a raft of bills that would create new hurdles to early and absentee...

Legislative advocacy briefings

Call on Governor DeWine to issue a new moratorium on evictions Thousands of Ohioans face foreclosure or eviction starting in January after the federal moratorium expires. CARES Act unemployment benefits expire...

Racial justice and the work of Lillian Smith

Lillian WHO? you might ask. Hers is not a household name, but should be. Lillian Smith reflected on her own white privilege in the Jim Crow South, deplored what she saw, and set out to change herself and the wo...

Call to action: Ohio SB 317

SB 317 would allow adults with minimal or no safety training to carry loaded guns in Ohio schools. Please write immediately to Sen. Bill Coley to express your views on this bill. Under current Ohio law, all ...