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Launch Rally for Renew New England
June 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Tuesday, June 30th; 6-7:30PM
Register now to help launch progressive New England candidates who’ll fight for racial equity, a just recovery, and a green economy! bit.ly/RenewLaunch
On June 30th at 6PM ET, join us as we launch Renew New England – a new coalition of leading racial justice organizations, labor unions, and environmental advocates fighting for a region wide Jobs Guarantee to tackle mass unemployment, economic and racial inequality, the coronavirus pandemic, and climate change! We’ll announce our slate of 100+ candidates and explain how you can get involved to elect the bold leadership New England needs right now. Sign up now! bit.ly/RenewLaunch
Keynote speakers at our June 30th launch include Senator Bernie Sanders, Represenative Ayanna Pressley, Varshini Prakash of the Sunrise Movement, Representative Ro Khanna, and Reverend Mariama White-Hammond.
In the midst of the pandemic, New England faces some of the largest crises the region & nation have ever seen: historic unemployment, inaction on racial justice, and the ever-escalating climate crisis. This moment demands we elect real leaders, who will fight for racial justice, economic justice, and climate justice.
Our “leaders” are failing us, at the federal and state levels. Unemployment is higher than it’s been since the Great Depression. Our elected officials are refusing to address systemic racism, mass incarceration, and police brutality. And they’re refusing to take climate change seriously, even though it’s already threatening New England residents with heat waves, droughts, and coastal flooding. Renew’s plan will reimagine New England from the ground up, starting with a Jobs Guarantee program – providing well-paid, unionized jobs to build affordable housing, renewable energy, community health centers, and a modern, high-speed, interstate mass transit system.