A cause for celebration: Election Day wins

A cause for celebration: Election Day wins

CSJ engaged in door to door outreach in 12 public housing developments, reaching out to 1072 voters and talking with 343 about the issues at stake in the 2018 election.  We also made calls to 816 non-English speaking voters, speaking to 312. We advocated for the three...
Indigenous People’s Day Rally

Indigenous People’s Day Rally

“FALL RIVER — The Coalition for Social Justice rallied against the Watuppa Water Board on Monday to protest the “sneaky” sale of city water to a proposed power plant in Burrillville, Rhode Island. “Our water board sold our water with no one knowing,” said...

2018 Primary Wins

The Coalition for Social Justice helped in driving some of our primary wins this September. We participated in campaigns by investing staff and volunteer time in making phone calls to voters and going door-to-door to educate voters on candidates. Some of the wins that...
A Conversation with Piper Kerman and Cassandra Bensighn

A Conversation with Piper Kerman and Cassandra Bensighn

The Coalition for Social Justice held its annual summer fundraiser and had special guests Piper Kerman, author of “Orange is the New Black” and Cassandra Bensighn, ex-prisoner and Mass. criminal justice reform activist. The conversation centered around the...

Rally in solidarity with Bristol County Jail hunger strike

Dartmouth Week Today: Protesters call for change at Bristol County jails Douglas McCulloch “Through chants, speeches, and shouts, several dozen protesters hoped to send a message to the inmates and immigration detainees inside the Dartmouth House of Correction:...