On human rights, the United States must be a beacon. America is strongest when our policies and actions match our values.More
Home / Take Action

Tell Senators Levin and McCain: We have the tools that we need to fight terrorism!

indefinite military detention
 

Great news! U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid vowed to block the controversial defense authorization bill because it calls for indefinite military detention in the United States.

Congress should focus on strengthening established and effective counterterrorism tools, rather than forcing the military to take on law enforcement functions and keeping Guantanamo open as a permanent fixture of second-class justice.

Now, the defense authorization bill is going back to Senators Levin and McCain, chair and ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee respectively, for reconsideration.

Urge Senators Levin and McCain to strip the defense authorization bill of language that calls for indefinite military detention!



2926-2950 of 5132 signatures
Number Date Name Location
2207 6.8 years ago Rosemary Lerario Eastampton, NJ
2206 6.8 years ago Rae Newman san diego, CA
2205 6.8 years ago Douglas Schorling Visalia, CA
2204 6.8 years ago Shar Rose Monte Rio, CA
2203 6.8 years ago Lynn Newsom Newsom Fayetteville, NC
2202 6.8 years ago VERONICA HAYES FERNDALE, MI
2201 6.8 years ago e perkins talmage, CA
2200 6.8 years ago Linda Shepich Hart, MI
2199 6.8 years ago Jeffrey Radcliff Clarksburg, WV
2198 6.8 years ago Wanda Berthold Sebastian, FL
2197 6.8 years ago Eric Ranvig Acton, MA
2196 6.8 years ago Terri Webb LOS ALAMOS, NM
2195 6.8 years ago Jerry McGahan Arlee, MT
2194 6.8 years ago Sara Pandolfi Oberlin, OH
2193 6.8 years ago Boris Kofman Red Bank, NJ
2192 6.8 years ago Linda M. Butler Punta Gorda, FL
2191 6.8 years ago Anonymous Keuka Park, NY
2190 6.8 years ago Summer Walker Brooklyn, NY
2189 6.8 years ago Patrick Banks Clarkston, MI
2188 6.8 years ago Carlo Farina Los Gatos, CA
2187 6.8 years ago Linda Grey-Wilson Fort Collins, CO
2186 6.8 years ago Sara Lerner Flemington, NJ
2185 6.8 years ago Vasu Murti Oakland, CA
2184 6.8 years ago Richard Luke Los Altos Hills, CA
2183 6.8 years ago Vic Ritchey Boonton, NJ
Next ->