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AFSC has a long history of involvement in the struggle for LGBT rights. Here are highlights of AFSC's support for LGBT equality over the past few decades.

DC Vigil for Charleston shooting victims

Arresting the perpetrator of this mass murder will arrest a person, but not the problem.   

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Tell Congress: End Detention Quotas!

There's a federal policy requiring U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to maintain 34,000 immigrant detention beds every day. This “bed quota” deprives immigrants of their liberty and devastates families—all while benefiting for-profit prison companies.

Join AFSC in supporting the HP boycott

Call on HP to stop profiting from the illegal Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territory and violations of Palestinians’ human rights.

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