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Blog Alert: Toni Morrison, Resisting Fascism and the Salvific Power of Words

The following piece was written by Rev. Amber Lowe Woodfork On February 12, 2019, one of America’s greatest writers and thinkers published what would be her parting gift for a world as desperate to hear her voice in 2019 as it was when she published her first novel The Bluest Eye in 1970. The Source […]

Announcement: Rev. Amber Lowe-Woodfork new Co-Director of Faith Organizing

Loose the Chains is happy to announce the Reverend Amber Lowe-Woodfork as the new Co-Director of Faith Organizing.  Rev. Amber’s responsibilities will involve helping mobilize people of faith throughout the state of Georgia around a progressive civic agenda and providing faith-based thought leadership in the public square.  She will also assist with connecting communities of […]

Job Opening: Assistant Director of Faith Organizing

About New Georgia Project The New Georgia Project (NGP) is a non-profit, civic engagement organization seeking to engage, inspire and register Georgians, particularly the rising majority of people of color. We believe all people have power and a voice that can be exercised through the right to vote. Georgia’s population transformation is massive, fast and […]

Clergy Letter to Interim Secretary of State Expressing Election Concerns and Urging a recount in Georgia Governor’s Race!

November 13, 2018 Robyn A. Crittenden Interim Secretary of State 214 State Capitol SW, Atlanta, GA 30334 (404) 656-2881 Dear Secretary Crittenden, We are Georgia pastors, priests, rabbis, imams and spiritual leaders who write you this letter out of a deep moral concern about the attacks on democracy in the state we call home. There […]

Volunteers Needed for National Voter Registration Day!

National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, September 25th! In observance of this day the New Georgia Project has scheduled 75 voter registration drives across the metro Atlanta area.  In order to make each of these drives a success WE NEED VOLUNEETERS! If you or your organization would like to volunteer please contact Yeme Thomas at […]