Take Action - Get Involved
The Lemkin Institute, the Anti-Genocide Coffee Break: A Multinational Podcast, and Genocide News Now! frequently mention ways you can help prevent genocide, address its consequences, stand in solidarity with victims, and promote long-term human security.
Use the links below to get more involved in the efforts to stop genocide around the world.
World Central Kitchen (Ukraine)
Donate to help support the provision of warm meals 24-hours a day at border crossings between Ukraine, Poland, Moldovia, and Hungary, as well as in Ukraine itself.
Global Citizen (Ukraine)
40 Ukrainian civil society organizations have come together with six urgent appeals for the world with the Kyiv Declaration, and you can take action to help them get heard. They request safe spaces to be provided for civilians, sanctions on Russian banks, support for local humanitarian responses, freezing the assets and revoking the visas of Putin and his cronies, defensive military assistance, and provision of equipment to track war crimes and ensure that all those responsible are one day brought to justice. Take action here to help amplify their appeal.
SOS Children's Villages (Ukraine)
SOS Children’s Villages has worked in Ukraine since 2003 and is coordinating an emergency response to support families who are living in the conflict areas and those who have been internally displaced.
Support the Sacred Stone Legal Defense Fund
Click here to donate to the Sacred Stone Legal Defense Fund for water protectors in the USA. Indigenous water protectors are still fighting criminal charges for peacefully protesting oil pipelines on treaty-protected territories.
Join a Group Near You to Boycott the Beijing Olympics
Check out the map on the #NoBeijing2022 homepage (scroll down) to connect with others who are seeking to boycott the olympics and its corporate sponsors.
Sign a Petition to Release Uyghur Intellectuals
Sign a petition created by Concerned Scholars of Xinjiang and addressed to General Secretary of the Communist Party Xi Jinping calling for Petition for the immediate release of internationally renowned Professor of Uyghur Culture Rahile Dawut (alt. spellings: Reyila Dawuti, Rahilä Dawut) and other Uyghur scholars.
Global Citizen (Ukraine)
Medical supplies in Ukraine are falling dangerously low. Global Citizen is partnering with organizations on the ground, Direct Relief and International Medical Corps, to gather urgent medical donations. Help amplify our call by emailing international companies to donate life-saving medical supplies to Ukraine.
OutRight Action International - Ukraine
OutRight Action International is helping to support LGBTQ+ groups and organizations on the ground, setting up shelters and providing safety for citizens. All donations made to OutRight will go directly to the cause.
Write to the International Olympic Committee
Drop a quick line to the IOC registering your opposition to Rule 50 as well as to the 2022 Beijing Olympics. Feel free to use our social media posts to frame an argument against the IOM's specious claim that its stance is "apolitical."
Watch the film "The Nazi Games" (2016)
The US Public Broadcasting System's 2016 documentary film, "The Nazi Games," examines the corruption of the International Olympic Committee, Hitler's successful use of the games for propaganda, and the indelible imprint Nazism has left on the Olympics up to the present day. Click on the link to watch a trailer of the documentary. It can be rented from iTunes.
Tell Broadcasters to Drop Beijing 2022
Click here to access the No Beijing 2022 homepage, created to push to relocate the 2022 games. Even though that has not happened, you still let broadcasters, like NBC and BBC, know that you oppose the 2022 games. Scroll down their homepage for a link to a pre-created Tweet telling broadcasters to Drop Beijing 2022.