Core Values

one

We seek truth and reject lies.

We condemn attempts to mislead the public with lies, distortions, and campaigns of misinformation. We advance public policies based on facts, science, statistics, and academic research.
two

We defend democratic institutions.

We believe in democratic republics and support fair voter representation, the separation of powers, an independent judiciary, and a free press.
three

We support human rights
and equality.

We uphold universal principles and moral norms including civil, political, economic, social, and cultural rights. We support freedom of religion, cherish human diversity, and stand up against hate in all its forms, including sexism, mysogyny, homophobia, transphobia, xenophobia, racism, and religious discrimination.
four

We promote nonviolence.

We advocate peaceful protest and nonviolent resistance.
five

We safeguard the future.

We do not steal from our children by destroying their planet. We condemn environmental destruction and other threats to the future of humanity.