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News You Can Use: Charleston anti-gun violence and reconciliation rally will feature Joan Baez

Members of Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church and its supporters will hold an anti-gun violence and racial reconciliation rally that will draw 1960s peace movement folk singer Joan Baez and others to Marion Square.

Posted in Gun Control, News and Alerts

Action Alert: Tell our members of Congress to stop the separation of children from their parents at our borders

Nearly 2,000 children have been separated from their parents after being apprehended at the border as part of the Trump administration’s zero-tolerance policy toward illegal immigration.

Posted in Human Rights, Immigration, News and Alerts

Action Alert: Congress must uphold the rule of law.

Issue: President Trump and his lawyers are stepping up their attacks on special counsel Mueller and the Department of Justice and are waging a campaign to discredit the investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election.

Posted in News and Alerts

News You Can Use: Economist Geof Woglom presents an analysis of the recent tax cuts

On Tuesday, May 15 an attentive group of 35 listened to a presentation by Geof Woglom entitled “An Analysis of the Trump Tax Cuts by a Two-Handed Economist”. Geof explained that Truman once pleaded “Give me a one-handed economist! All

Posted in News and Alerts

Event Reminder: An Economist’s View of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – May 15, at 7pm

Seabrook Island resident Geoffrey Woglom, the Richard S. Volpert Professor of Economics at Amherst College and a member of SIAN, will give a 45-minute presentation on the recently enacted tax cuts. He will review what they are and what their effects

Posted in News and Alerts