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Take Action with Congress

Use our tools to influence your Representative and Senators to end the siege of Gaza

Take Action: "Cheer or Jeer" Your Representative for Signing or Not Signing Letter on Gaza Blockade
January 27th, 2010
Learn more about a letter sent by 54 Members of Congress to President Obama about Israel's blockade of Gaza and steps that you can take to help us change U.S. policy toward Israel/Palestine to support human rights, international law, and equality.

Take Action: Ask Your Representatives to Sign Two 'Dear Colleague' Letters on Gaza Blockade
December 14th, 2009
Read about two Congressional initiatives calling attention to the humanitarian effects of Israel's blockade of Gaza and learn what you can do to advocate for an end to the blockade.

Take Action: Tell Congress to support the Goldstone Report
November 2nd, 2009
Call Congress Now! Tell your Representative to "vote no on H.Res.867." Then participate in our other events for the week of action to end Israel's siege of the Gaza Strip.

Take Action: U.S. Favoring Negotiations at UN Instead of Accountability
September 24th, 2009
Read about U.S. policy developments toward Israel/Palestine at this week's UN General Assembly and find out what you can do to press the Obama Administration not to forsake accountability for negotiations.

Take Action: Support the Recommendations of the Goldstone Report on Gaza
September 22nd, 2009
Read about the Goldstone Report's recommendations to hold all human rights violators accountable for their actions before, during, and after Israel's Dec. 2008-Jan. 2009 assault on the occupied Gaza Strip. Find out what you can do to get the United States to support the recommendations of this report.

Emergency Action for Free Gaza Movement
June 30th, 2009
July 9th will be the 5th anniversary of the International Court of Justice's advisory opinion against Israel's apartheid wall and the 4th anniversary of the Unified Palestinian Call for boycott, divestment and sanctions. Join us in taking action on this important anniversary!

Take Action: Pres. Obama Calls for Lifting Gaza Siege; Rep. Olver for Gaza Aid
January 26th, 2009
Find out action steps you can take to support President Obama's call for lifting the siege of Gaza and Representative Olver's letter urging U.S. humanitarian aid to Gaza.

End the Starvation and Siege of Gaza
November 25th, 2008
Learn what you can do to end Israel's starvation and siege of the Gaza Strip and learn details about a rally at the White House.

Take Action: Support Congressional Resolution for Immediate Ceasefire in Gaza
January 12th, 2009
Find out how you can get involved in supporting legislation in Congress calling for an "immediate and unconditional ceasefire" and "unrestricted humanitarian access" to the occupied Gaza Strip.

Take Action: Enforce UN SC Resolution 1860 Now!
January 9th, 2009
Find out what you can do to get the United States to implement this Security Council Resolution calling for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza and unimpeded provision of humanitarian assistance.

URGENT-CALL CONGRESS: Stop the House from Following the Senate's Folly
January 8th, 2009
Call your Representative NOW (202.224.3121) to tell them to vote "NO" on any resolution which fails to call for an immediate and unconditional ceasefire, and for unimpeded access for humanitarian aid into Gaza and a lifting of Israel's illegal siege.