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Our focus is on big, systemic change. We do this through two main advocacy areas. Visit our About Us page to learn more, or explore our Advocacy Issues.

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Policy Reform

People in DOC Custody Seek Additional Relief from Washington Supreme Court

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Changed Circumstances Include 100 Positive COVID-19 Cases at Coyote Ridge CC and 19.2% Overall Positive Test Rate Among Persons in DOC Custody....Read More

It’s about not being silent, it’s about action, it’s about accountability

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Public acknowledgment from Columbia Legal Services Executive Director, Merf Ehman....Read More

Farm Worker Union Familias Unidas por la Justicia Sues State over Housing Rules that Allow for Bunkbeds Contrary to Scientific Evidence

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Familias Unidas por la Justicia sues the Washington Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) and the Department of Health (DOH) for failing to adequately protect farm workers from harms related to COVID-19. ...Read More
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People in DOC Custody Seek Additional Relief from Washington Supreme Court

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It’s about not being silent, it’s about action, it’s about accountability

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Farm Worker Union Familias Unidas por la Justicia Sues State over Housing Rules that Allow for Bunkbeds Contrary to Scientific Evidence

COVID-19 Benefits Guide for Undocumented People

Undocumented individuals can now find all the benefits that they are eligible for in one place.

Colvin v. Inslee

People in prison filed suit in the Washington Supreme Court asking the Court to order the Secretary of the Department of Corrections (DOC) and Governor Jay Inslee to take immediate steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in state prisons.

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Student Loan Reform

Creating higher education and employment opportunities through student loan reform.

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City of Seattle v. Steven Long

A King County Superior Court judge ruled in favor of a Seattle vehicle resident whose home was impounded by the City, marking a significant win for the rights of individuals who live in their vehicles.

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Benefits for Undocumented Individuals in Relation to COVID-19

Benefits resource guide for undocumented individuals during COVID-19 pandemic.

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Advocacy Related to COVID-19

We are working tirelessly with other advocates, activists, and community organizations to mitigate the extreme risks facing people living and working in Washington State due to the current COVID-19 outbreak.

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Familias Unidas pos la Justicia v. WA State Department of Labor & Industries

This lawsuit is intended to protect the health of Washington farmworkers during the COVID-19 pandemic because state agencies have refused to do so.

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Criminal Justice Reform issue
Criminal Justice Reform
Economic Justice issue
Economic Justice
Housing & Homelessness issue
Housing & Homelessness
Immigrant Justice issue
Immigrant Justice
Systems Reform issue
Systems Reform
Worker Justice issue
Worker Justice

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