Actions

EnvironmentFoodIslamophobiaWomen & Men’s Activism for Women
Effective OrganizingExamples of Hope, Courage, & Justice

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Environment

Educate: The Forum on Religion and Ecology at Yale

Educate: Interfaith Water Resource Packet by People’s Water Board

Educate: Young Voices for the Planet – films and actions from young people on environment and climate change

Act: People’s Climate Movement – march on April 29, 2017 in DC and across the US to stand up for communities and climate

Act: GreenFaith.org – mobilizing people of diverse religious backgrounds for environmental leadership

Act: Stand with Standing Rock – send a comment to the Army Corps of Engineers through Feb 20, 2017

Act: Interfaith Power & Light – contact your representatives

Act: Join the Billion Tree Campaign – plant trees with UNEP

Food

Educate: Seed Freedom – defending the right to save and exchange our open pollinated, non GMO, non patented seed

Watch and Share: Roots of Change: Food Sovereignty, Women, & Eco-justice – a film by TOU

Watch and Share: Seeds of Sovereignty – African farmers revive traditional seed diversity

Watch and Share: How Can Faith Impact Sustainable Agriculture? – Islamic Farming Project

Act: Ample Harvest – gardeners donate fresh food to food pantries

Islamophobia

Act: Do’s and Don’ts of Bystander Intervention by the American Friends Service Committee

Act: What to Do If You Are Witnessing Islamophobic Harassment Comic – share on social media!

Act: 8 Ways Interfaith Partners Can Fight Islamophobia

Educate: Resources for Teaching and Learning about Islamophobia (requires Pinterest account)

Women & Men’s Activism for Women

Act: Women’s Earth Alliance – helping women leaders worldwide protect our environment and communities from the inside out

Watch and Share: “Boys Will Be Boys” – #ChangeTheNarrative

Watch and Share: Chilean Men Challenge Stereotypes with Knitting

Watch and Share: End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock

Educate: Women, Faith and Human Rights report by UNFPA

Educate: Religion, Women’s Health and Rights report by UNFPA

Effective Organizing

Educate: The Indivisible Guide – Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen

Educate: Free Human Rights Courses – offered by a diverse set of universities and advocacy groups

Examples of Hope, Courage, & Justice

Educate: Repairers of the Breach – Rev. Dr. William Barber leads a movement to “Rekindle a Prophetic Moral Vision for Justice, Social Change and Movement Building”