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Suspending Conflict Minerals Rule Would Be Disastrous

The Guardian reported on Feb. 8 that President Trump is expected to sign a memorandum that would suspend Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act, the conflict minerals provision established in 2010 to break the link between minerals and mass atrocities in the

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This is what activism looks like

I marched on Saturday with 749,999 of my fellow Angelenos: old and young, different races and genders, some wearing hats, and many carrying signs with a plethora of diverse messages. People marched for many different reasons: for women’s rights to gay r

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Stand Up For Refugees!

The Trump administration, as one of its first actions, is expected to completely shut our borders to people fleeing mass atrocities and violent conflict. We must not stand idly by! Jewish World Watch is dedicated to fighting genocide and mass atrocities.

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Obama Lifts Sudan Sanctions, JWW Responds

JWW’s Director of Advocacy and Programs Mike Brand wrote in The Hill today about President Obama’s decision to lift sanctions and open up trade with Sudan; a regime that has continually committed genocide, war crimes, and crimes against hu

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A Message from Our New Board Chair, Diana Buckhantz

I have been involved with nonprofits for over 25 years, and while I have had the privilege of working with other organizations that do extraordinary work on various important issues, there are few whose staff and leadership are as committed to the mission