As a nation, we must do better than this. Separating children from their families goes against the ideals of our country and is an affront to the values of liberty and justice that we claim to stand for. This is not about Democrats, it’s not about Republicans, it’s about basic human decency. And it must change now.John is proud to be an original co-sponsor of the Keep Families Together Act, which would end family seperation. We hope there will be a vote on this important bill. As we work to change policy in Washington, D.C., here are a few ways that you can take action today.
- Voice your opinion.
The Trump administration has chosen to separate families and they can immediately end it. Call the White House comments line at 202-456-1111 and demand that it ends.
- Demonstrate your opposition
A coalition of organizations called Families Belong Together are coordinating an ongoing list of protests happening across the country. Find one near you here, and take a stand against this cruel policy.
- Donate to help the kids
From providing social and legal services to documenting the stories of what’s happening, there are incredible groups fighting on the front lines for these families and children. Donate here to contribute to an assortment of organizations doing the critical work to support children at the border.