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!



851-875 of 5132 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4282 7 years ago David Blair Chicago, IL
4281 7 years ago Paul Bender Dover, DE
4280 7 years ago Richard Brinton Salinas, CA
4279 7 years ago Abbie Bates Los Angeles, CA
4278 7 years ago Theresa Yandell Santa Barbara, CA
4277 7 years ago Diana Myers Brooklyn, MD
4276 7 years ago Anonymous Altadena, CA
4275 7 years ago Jack Clontz Bangkok, ot
4274 7 years ago William Malmros Ballston Spa, NY
4273 7 years ago Erica Oleszczuk Washington, DC
4272 7 years ago Ryan Nestler Pecatonica, IL
4271 7 years ago Charles Arnold Manchester, NH
4270 7 years ago Robert Gabriel Olympia, WA
4269 7 years ago Kelly Arellanes Bryant, AR
4268 7 years ago Ellen Douglas Sellersville, PA
4267 7 years ago Ronald Kling Nashville, TN
4266 7 years ago Mary O'Brien Farmington, CT
4265 7 years ago Michael Balsai Philadelphia, PA
4264 7 years ago Noel Larock Southwick, MA
4263 7 years ago Gary Dodd chicago, IL
4262 7 years ago Shaughna Bishop New York, NY
4261 7 years ago Michael Ronsonette Houston, TX
4260 7 years ago Mary Nevins Rosemont, PA
4259 7 years ago Anonymous Bennington, VT
4258 7 years ago Robert Uecker Fort Wayne, IN
Next ->