Get ready everyone! Next year’s Legislative Session starts January 8th, and grassroots groups are getting organized for next year’s session this month. Here’s a calendar: Need this information in another format? Here’s a page from the Assembly that you can easily add to your online calendar of choice, and the State Senate keeps theirs as
Please get the word out about this ridiculous deadline! A lot of the worst Democrats in NYS will have primary challengers, but without enough votes and a big enough turnout, they’ll never get to the general election. You don’t even have to like the Democratic party to be a protest vote in their primaries. You
CAIR has called for all Confederate memorials and street names to be changed, and they’ve come up with a handy guide for activists to use, including a template to help city councils: Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) Resolution Template [Official Body] [Resolution #] Requesting the Removal of All Confederate Memorials, Flags, Street Names, and
The SPLC has created a great guide called Ten Ways to Fight Hate. The good news is, all over the country people are fighting hate, standing up to promote tolerance and inclusion. More often than not, when hate flares up, good people rise up against it — often in greater numbers and with stronger voices.
Here’s a great guide from Indivisible about writing a great op-ed: Writing OpEds That Make A Difference I know that I always considered writing an op-ed to be something only serious adults did, but I watched someone on a mailing list write one this week and it was simpler than I thought. If you like
There are tons of free printable postcard designs out there for those of you who’ve been printing your own at home. Here’s a running list: Postcards from the People Designing Democracy Indivisible SF
It’s a new day and we must take action and fight for our rights! Let your NYS Senators & Representatives know your STATE of mind! What do we do here? We write to each of our own Senators and Representatives on State picture postcards. (#postcardsforAmerica) Write them about your concerns & about suggested topics which