Fight back against Trump’s hate (sign the pledge)

It’s happened. A candidate who ran on a platform of hatred, racism and misogyny was just elected president of the United States. While a Trump presidency will attack and assault every progressive value – from defending the environment… Read More

An easy way to get polling place details

Election Day is just a few days away, and no act is more important to our democracy than voting. If you haven’t already voted early or by mail, you’ll want to have your polling place logistics on-hand for… Read More

This election is different

Elections always matter, but 2016 is different. The unprecedented level of toxic bigotry and misogyny coming from Donald Trump is sickening. Normally we discuss the impact of what a president will do in the Oval Office. This year,… Read More

Watch Michelle Obama make a case against Trump like no one else can

At a rally in Arizona, First Lady Michelle Obama denounced Donald Trump’s sexism in an incredibly powerful speech. Watch highlights from her speech in this short video.

Elections 2016: How CREDO is fighting for our progressive values

CREDO does not endorse candidates, but we have a rich history of engaging in elections to fight right-wing extremism and stand up for progressive values. 2016 is no different. Donald Trump’s racist, misogynistic and xenophobic candidacy has mainstreamed… Read More

Stopping the Dakota Access Pipeline

The Dakota Access pipeline is Keystone XL all over again. It’s slated to carry 450,000 barrels of dirty oil per day from North Dakota to Illinois, cutting through fragile wildlife habitat, environmentally sensitive areas and sovereign tribal property…. Read More

VICTORY: Alabama judge Roy Moore suspended from the bench

Our activism works. Friday, the Alabama Court of the Judiciary suspended Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore from the bench for using his office and his authority to block marriage equality. Last January, more than 53,000 CREDO… Read More

WATCH: The fight to vote in 2016

The right to vote is under attack. In states across the country, conservatives have enacted discriminatory photo ID laws, cut back early voting, eliminated polling locations and done everything they can think of to make it harder for… Read More

VICTORY: Enterprise ended its ALEC membership

Our activism works. Yesterday, news broke that Enterprise Rent-a-Car has ended its membership in the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the shadowy corporate front group that blocks clean energy policies, supports discriminatory voter ID laws and works to… Read More

Fifteen years later, CREDO Activists stand with Rep. Lee against endless war

On Sept. 14, 2001, Rep. Barbara Lee was the sole member of Congress to vote against the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF). The vote was 420-1. Since then, the AUMF has been used to enter… Read More