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Prairie Action ND Board Applications are OPEN NOW!

Calling all news nerds, policy wonks, bleeding hearts, and rabble-rousers! Prairie Action ND Board Applications are OPEN NOW.

Prairie Action ND is seeking new board members to guide its mission and…

First Look at Transgender Youth Data for ND

November 14, 2022 | Faye Seidler, LBGTQ+ Advocate and Activist

North Dakota Youth Risk Behavior Survey data, for 2021, was released earlier this year and is the first time…

North Dakota AG: Poll workers can’t demand citizenship proof

By: Dave Kolpack
October 27, 2022

“Some poll workers in North Dakota who created confusion and frustration during the spring primary by allegedly demanding proof of U.S. citizenship particularly from immigrants…

Day of Action: Support Worker & Reproductive Rights

Are you looking for a way to fight for reproductive freedom now that Roe v. Wade has been overturned? <b style="color: var( –e-global-color-text ); font-family: var( –e-global-typography-text-font-family ),…

2022 State Legislative Endorsements

Prairie Action ND is proud to endorse the following candidates for the North Dakota state legislature. These candidates support policies to build an economy that respects working people—with…

Solidarity Saturday Launches Fall Series, “Power Back to the People,” beginning August 13

August 3, 2022

Solidarity Saturday Launches Fall Series, “Power Back to the People,” beginning August 13 

Solidarity Saturdays, a program of the ND Voices Network, returns August 13th with…

Bans Off Our Bodies Rallies to be held across North Dakota

May 11, 2022

On Monday, May 2nd, Politico published a leaked draft Supreme Court majority opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization that explicitly overturns Roe…

No Longer Silenced by Fear. Exposing Open Secrets

April 25, 2022 | Amy Jacobson, Executive Director, Prairie Action ND

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention month, a designation to raise awareness of sexual assault and to…

Make Economic Security for all Families a National Priority

March 11, 2022 | Amy Jacobson, Executive Director, Prairie Action ND

Families are the basis of a thriving country and economy. When we address the economic insecurity that many…

Solidarity Saturday Kicks-off Spring Series

The 2022 Solidarity Saturdays Spring Series kicks off this month. Join us on February 12th at 10am CT.

February’s topic is ‘Freedom from Violence: exploring the intersection of…

Roe v Wade Hangs in the Balance

January 22, 2022 | By Dr. Erica Hofland, North Dakota Section of ACOG Chair, Dr. Ana Tobiasz, North Dakota Section of ACOG Vice-Chair, Tammi Kromenaker, Clinic Director, Red…

“Low Interest Loans to Pay for Child Care” are Not the Answer

January 9, 2022 | By Melissa Gjellstad, Grand Forks, ND

The Grand Forks Herald Editorial board is right, we need to figure out a way to make child care…

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