Yesterday, VOCAL New York celebrated victory, as New York became the largest city in America to Ban the Box and remove barriers to employment for people with criminal records. VOCAL and its allies worked to ensure the passage of the Fair Chance Act, which is one of the strongest fair employment policies in the country.
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People and Planet First Fellowship
National People's Action's People and Planet First Fellowship is a one-year fellowship for emerging talent in the social change field in areas of organizing, digital, policy, fundraising, or communications. Fellows will help drive a national People and Planet First strategy with interlocking campaigns at the local level.