Unitarian Universalists from the Unitarian-Universalist Church of Nashua the Starr King Unitarian Universalist Fellowship attended the “Hands off my Ballot” demonstration at Saint Anselm College. Around 70 people from across the Granite State gathered to protest Kris Kobach’s “electoral integrity commission”. While this commission’s stated aim is to prevent voter fraud, many organizations across both the state and the country have denounced it for promoting policies that will
In January of 2017, congregations from around New Hampshire joined interfaith organizations such as the Granite State Organizing Project to work with immigrant families who were facing the threat of being torn apart by the ICE (Immigrant and Customs Enforcement). Since that meeting, we have accompanied immigrants as they check in with ICE at the Federal Building in Manchester. We also worked to create a Rapid Response Network in order to identify quickly the needs of immigran
Over 150 people came to the Federal Building in Manchester today to stand in solidarity with 19 Indonesian immigrants who checked in with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Organizers of the vigil, including the American Friends Service Committee - NH Program and the Granite State Organizing Project, ask that people also show up tomorrow, Wednesday, September 6, at 8:30 AM, at the Federal Building, to continue to offer support to immigrants who have to report to ICE.