January Meeting on Election Reform & Voting Rights

Last Saturday, we at STAND CNJ were thrilled to bring together 5 expert panelists and nearly 100 concerned citizens to discuss election reform and voting rights. A wide variety of improvements are needed in our election and voting… Read More

Ready for 2018 After an Inspiring Weekend

It was a busy weekend for STAND CNJ and progressive Americans everywhere. On Saturday, more than a million people attended hundreds of Women’s Marches all over the country, in major cities and in smaller locales, in “blue” states… Read More

Ready for 2018 After an Inspiring Weekend

  It was a busy weekend for STAND CNJ and progressive Americans everywhere. On Saturday, more than a million people attended hundreds of Women’s Marches all over the country, in major cities and in smaller locales, in “blue” states… Read More

The Six Reasons Why You Really Need to Vote Next Tuesday

New Jersey is one week away from electing a new governor and the entire state legislature on November 7th. Don’t even think about sitting this one out! Here’s why. 1. At the state and local level, YOUR VOTES MATTER!… Read More

How Can We Fix NJ’s Broken Tax Code?

Panelists from three New Jersey organizations and STAND Central NJ gathered on Monday, October 1st, to describe the economic mess New Jersey is in, explain how we got there, and provide a blueprint for getting out of it!… Read More

Help Shine a Spotlight on Racial Justice This Weekend

This weekend, in 12 locations around the country, thousands will gather at the March for Racial Justice and its 11 satellite events. STAND CNJ is a proud sponsor of the Trenton sister event. Organized by a coalition of… Read More

Panel discusses upcoming election at STAND’s Burning Issues event

A crowd of central New Jerseyans gathered in Princeton on September 16th to ask a panel of experts about New Jersey politics and the upcoming state election.  STAND CNJ’s “Burning Issues in NJ Politics: Countdown to the Election”… Read More

Six Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Feel Hopeless about the Paris Climate Agreement

[Update, 7/7/17: New Jersey’s state senators recently passed a bill, S3317, that would require NJ to join the US Climate Alliance! The bill is now in committee in the Assembly. Stay tuned…..!) The world was stunned last week… Read More

Put Your Marching Shoes Back On…..THREE Major Events Happening This Weekend!

We hope you had a restful Memorial Day Weekend, folks, because this coming weekend will be ACTION-PACKED! Three major events are happening in locations around the country:  anti-gun violence #WearOrange Marches, the March for Truth, and LGBTQ Pride… Read More

Photos from the May 13 Fundraiser