Human Rights

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Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Civil Rights are Human Rights and must be protected to the fullest extent of the law

 

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  LGBTQIA Rights to be free from discrimination in housing, employment, and medical rights

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png   Jennifer supports full equal and equitable protection under the law for those who identify as LGBTQIA and non-binary

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png "Conversion therapy" must be banned in Michigan

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Jennifer supports SB 121 and HB 5550

 

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Women's Rights to be free from domestic violence, street harassment, sexual assault, sexual harassment, and medical rights

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Abortion is a decision between a woman and her doctor

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  We must increase the penalty for rape and violent sexual crimes, and ensure police departments are trained (and funded) to provide support for domestic violence victims, testing rape kits with immediacy, and take claims of sexual assault and harassment seriously

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  We must pass an equal pay law here in Michigan to fix the pay disparity between white men and all others, including women of color.

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  We need tougher laws, better training and support for law enforcement, and more resources allocated to the issue of human trafficking in Michigan.  Including counseling support and treatment for victims, and protections in place for crimes they may have committed while trafficked such as drug use/possession and prostitution.

 

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Native Rights in honoring treaties, and be free from discrimination in housing, employment, and education

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  We must honor treaties in all environmental dealings, and have a native consultant on all DEQ/DNR permits

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  When making policy, all laws that will affect native populations must include language that will ensure their sovereign rights are respected

 

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Prisoner Rights to be free from violence, sexual violence, proper shelter and food, employment discrimination after incarceration, access to job training and school while incarcerated, and access to properly funded public defenders

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  We must 'Raise the Age' and stop prosecuting minors as adults

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  We must end the torturous practice of solitary confinement

Michigan_Map_Green_favicon.png  Incarcerated women must have proper access to sanitary napkins and tampons

 

 

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