Social Action AreasHuman RightsPublic ProgramsCivil RightsEnvironmentJobs and HousingDemocracy

The FRS Social Action Site provides easy-to-use resources to reach out and respond to issues that threaten essential human and civil rights, freedom, justice and equality.  Take action by selecting any one of the 6 social action topic areas above or select the hot topics link below!

Hot Topics

Don't have a lot of time but would like to participate by sending an email, a letter or by making a phone call? Use this link to the hot topics for the week!

Take Action on a Hot Topic!

Social Action Calendar

Get Involved!

Whether one letter a month or one letter a day, your participation is absolutely invaluable. Use this link to learn more about how you can respond to issues addressed by any one of the six social action teams!

Get Involved!

Action by Phone

5 Calls.Org - An easy way to contact your representatives about key issues, complete with phone scripts! To access this site, please link here. 

The 65 - a group that has put together scripts to phone in about key issues.  To access this site, please link here




Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world . Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”

Margaret Mead (b. 1901 - d. 1978)


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