This Friday, for any purchase made on Bandcamp, they will donate 100% of the share of the proceeds to the American Civil Liberties Union, who are working to oppose last week’s Executive Order barring immigrants and refugees from seven Middle Eastern countries from entering the United States. Please read more about their position here, and help us spread the word.
My friend and talented writer, Amanda Baker, has a children’s story on Bandcamp.
If you have not already and would like to buy a download of Casey & the Surfmen then why not do it this Friday 3rd Feb?
or if there is anything else you were going to buy on Bandcamp – why not do it on Friday?
Like 98% of U.S. citizens (including the President), I am the descendant of immigrants—my great-grandparents came to America from Russia and Lithuania as teenagers and worked in sweatshops until they were able to afford to bring the rest of their families over. Most everyone you speak to in this country has a similar story to tell, because we are, in fact, a nation of immigrants, bound together by a shared belief in justice, equality, and the freedom to pursue a better life. In this context, last week’s Executive Order barring immigrants and refugees from seven Middle Eastern countries from entering the United States is not simply immoral, it violates the very spirit and foundation of America.
Contrary to the assertions of the current administration, the order will not make us safer (an opinion shared by the State Department and many members of Congress including prominent Republicans). Christian religious leaders…
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