The AJWS community has a lot to say about what's happening in the world. Read our insights about the struggle for justice and human rights around the globe.

When Indigenous Activists Are Unjustly Jailed, Frayba Fights Back

For generations, Indigenous communities within Chiapas — the southernmost region of Mexico — have enjoyed a symbiotic relationship with the land they inhabit. The people nurture and support their ancestral lands, and in return, the land provides them food, shelter and clean water. But in recent decades, mining companies have descended upon the region, poisoning …

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Your Summer Social Justice Checklist

Here are five ways you can act on your values for social justice this summer. Keep reading to learn more about each action, and then download your list so you can keep track of your progress!   #1: Sign our petition for climate justice From record-breaking heat to deadly droughts, the climate crisis is escalating …

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