human rights · pennsylvania · racism · refugees · Toomey · xenophobia

Action Day 7: Call Toomey (PA-R), who was “Silent” on the Muslim Ban

The Toomey, aka The Toomer, and I are really getting up close and personal these days. Rumor has it there is such thing as Toomey Tuesday, where constituents show up and kibbitz with him about, you know, pie, pretzels, racist bans against refugees in crisis, whatever. Something tells me my calendar wants this to happen very badly. I will investigate.

This amazing document shared on FB details each senator’s stance on the Muslim ban. I was struck by the correspondence between “silence” as a response to this racist ban and the regions where lynchings have happened most frequently over time:

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From FastCoExistADELE PETERS 01.26.17 7:00 AM

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Report: to follow

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