TWISJ VOL. 9: ‘Day Without Women’ Protests And More


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Each week, The National Conference for Community and Justice curates the best in social justice news and current events and brings it to you. Some of the articles and videos are heartbreaking, others are infuriating, some are inspiring. Others are simply enriching for the mind. Leave your thoughts and questions on these relevant issues and stories in our comments section below. What do the times we face mean to you? How can you help make a difference? This week: ’Day Without Women’ protests, transgender bathroom rights, and increasing threats against the Jewish community. 

Your Social Justice News

'A Day Without A Woman' Protests Expected Wednesday via The Associated Press 

Can't Skip work? Women Can Still Flex Might On 'Day Without Women' via Detroit Free Press 

Supreme Court’s Decision To Pass On Transgender Bathroom Case Leaves Schools, Parents Without Answers via The Washington Post

The GOP Unveils Its Latest Plan To Defund Planned Parenthood via The Daily Beast 

New Orleans Can Remove Confederate Statues, Federal Appeals Court Says via NPR

The Latest: More Threats Against Jewish Groups In US, Canada via The Associated Press

Chance The Rapper Chips In $1 Million To Help Chicago Public Schools’ Funding Crisis via The Washington Post

ACLU On Trump’s Revised Travel Ban: ‘Litigation Lives On’ via The Hill 

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