Calls to Action – Week of June 22, 2020

On Monday, June 22 the Salem City Council will receive pubic testimony about “Defunding Policing and Reinvest in Education Petition” If you would like to participate, send an email to cityrecorder@cityofsalem.net.

On June 23, the Salem Keizer School Board will receive public testimony about the presence of armed police in schools. On Thursday, June 18, Rev. Rick attended a rally where he heard many moving stories from students about their experiences with the School Security Officers (SRO). He encourages us to participate in this process. Visit the Salem Keizer School Board website to submit your written testimony, video testimony or sign up to do call-in testimony.

Contact your Oregon Representative and Senator and ask that they support and vote in favor of the Oregon People Of Color Caucus legislative recommendations on police accountability.
POC Website
POC recommendations.