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157 Colorado Faith Leaders Support Tax Fairness Legislation
May 12, 2021 Dear Honorable Members of the Colorado State Legislature, Together Colorado is a nonpartisan, multi-racial and multi-faith statewide organization working to place human dignity at the center of public life in Colorado. We are writing this letter to …
69 Colorado Faith Leaders Rally Behind Mosque Facing Harassment
To: Northglenn, Adams County, state and federal law enforcement authorities Re: Targeting and harassment of the North Denver Islamic Center & Outreach Director Ihsan Riahi March 1, 2021 As faith leaders with Together Colorado* we are extremely concerned about the …
186 Colorado Faith Leaders Urge Lawmakers To Reform the Police Practice of Showups
March 31, 2021 Dear Honorable Members of the Colorado State Legislature: Together Colorado is a nonpartisan, multi-racial and multi-faith statewide organization working to place human dignity at the center of public life in Colorado. We are writing this letter to …
Press Release: Together Colorado Parent Leaders Pressure Adams 14 School District Managers for More Commitment to Community Partnership
For Immediate Release March 19, 2021 Contact: Yatzari Lozano, 720-486-6184, [email protected]; Adrienne Aguirre Deshaies, 720-771-3862, [email protected] Together Colorado Parent Leaders Pressure Adams 14 School District Managers for More Commitment to Community Partnership Parent leaders presented to district leadership and the …
Colorado’s Faith Leaders Endorse Paid Family and Medical Leave Initiative
“I support the paid family and medical leave ballot initiative because my faith leads me to believe we are a society that nurtures our children and our families.”
Press Release: Colorado Faith Leaders Come Together to Denounce Racism, End Police Brutality and Commit to Take Action Against Systemic Injustices
All the gains we have ever made have come from people refusing to accept that what is true today seals our fate tomorrow. It is time to stand up for the promise of justice for all, demanding an end to brutality against Black and Brown people.
Faith Voices: Beloved Is Where We Begin – Rev. Thandiwe Dale-Ferguson
Beloved is where we begin. We are already loved. We are already part of a divinity that is itself love. And we are invited to respond with our love. At 36 weeks pregnant with a baby dancing in my womb, …
Faith Voices: Teaching Freedom – Rabbi Hillel Katzir
The Jewish Festival of Passover begins this Saturday evening, March 27, and lasts for eight days. During those days, Jews observing the Festival take part in a number of observances that are all part of the central theme of teaching the lessons of the holiday.
Faith Voices: In a World Without Caste – Rev. Mark Meeks
The following excerpt is taken from Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson. “In a world without caste, instead of a false swagger over our own tribe or family or ascribed community, we would look upon all of …
In such a time as this, we must think about how we support one another to organize around the changes we want to see in creating quality schools, a moral economy, accountability and voice in local and national policies, equal access to affordable health care and dismantling systems of racism and white supremacy. Please take a look at our work to become familiar with what we do.
The earth is sacred. We must live in balance with all of creation, using only what we need, and recognizing that there is enough for all.
We desire a moral and communal economy based on the infinite value of human beings, not material objects.
We have a moral obligation to provide equal access to affordable health care for all people.