Issue Campaigns

JUFJ runs and participates in local campaigns for racial, economic, and social justice in DC, Baltimore, Montgomery County, and throughout Maryland. Click on any campaign below to learn about what we’re doing on that issue and how you can help!

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Court & Prison Reform

Our justice system must become truly just to everyone in our state. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-

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Fair Elections

Baltimore City and Baltimore County both deserve fair elections.——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-

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Baltimore
Sukkot Housing Action #FixRentControl

Housing

Everyone should have safe, stable, affordable housing.

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Immigrant Justice

All people have a right to be safe and to thrive in our state, regardless of immigration status or documentation.

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Just Recovery DC

We must recover from the COVID-19 pandemic justly.

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DC
Time to Care

Paid Family & Medical Leave

Nobody should have to choose between their job and caring for their family. ————————–

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Maryland State
Signs: None of us is free until all of us are free. #BlackLivesMatter #JusticeForFreddie

Police Accountability

Black and brown Baltimoreans face violence and over-policing. 

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Montgomery County
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Racial Equity

We must confront racism in our own community, through education and through action.

 

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Montgomery County
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Under 3 DC

Every child should have what they need to thrive.————————————————————————————————————————————————————————–

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DC
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Water for All

Everyone should have safe, affordable water.

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Baltimore

Read about some of our past issue campaigns here.