People Working to Preserve American Values

Below are links to a number of organizations relating to multiple causes and missions.  Click on and join those that inspire you.

 
 

Protecting our Democracy

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Common Cause is a nonpartisan grassroots organization dedicated to upholding the core values of American democracy. We work to create open, honest, and accountable government that serves the public interest; promote equal rights, opportunity, and representation for all; and empower all people to make their voices heard in the political process.

Linking together lawyers who served at the highest levels of our federal government, in service of all concerned Americans, we are United to Protect Democracy.

 

HEALTHCARE

Get the facts on ObamaCare (the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act). Understand how the Affordable Care Act affects health insurance and healthcare.

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Learn more about the federal health care system.

 

Planned Parenthood is a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a global partner helping similar organizations around the world. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people worldwide. Learn more about how Planned Parenthood is creating a healthier world for everyone. 

For more than 20 years, the Center for Reproductive Rights has used the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill.

 

environment

Environmental Defense Fund supports clean air and water. Abundant fish and wildlife. A stable climate. Their work protects nature and helps people thrive.

What sets the EDF apart is how they make this happen: By creating solutions that also carry economic benefits.

 

Conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends.

Every acre The Nature Conservancy protects, every river mile restored, every species brought back from the brink, begins with you. Your support will help make a lasting difference around the world in 69 countries.

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NRDC creates solutions for lasting environmental change, protecting natural resources in the United States and across the globe.

 

The Trust for Public Land don't just save land—they save land for people to enjoy, from neighborhood parks to national parks.

Their mission is to create parks and protect land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come. Every park, playground, and public space they create is an open invitation to explore, wonder, discover, and play. They have been connecting communities to the outdoors—and to each other—since 1972. 

 

first amendment/free speech

The Committee to Protect Journalists is an independent, nonprofit organization that promotes press freedom worldwide. They defend the right of journalists to report the news without fear of reprisal.

or almost 100 years, the ACLU has worked to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States.

 

The First Amendment Coalition is an award-winning, nonprofit public interest organization dedicated to advancing free speech, more open and accountable government, and public participation in civic affairs.