One of my new life pleasures is a fully checked 5calls.org list. I hope to achieve that by tomorrow. In the meantime — 10 CALLS FOR TODAY!!
FRIDAY IS FIRE, people. I have been able to leave all kinds of messages in all kinds of places AND speak to two humans! PICK UP THE PHONE! Toomey re: defunding Planned Parenthood. This one came down through my Daily Action text. Left a message for Toomey re: 2 new bills introduced to block funding of Planned… Continue reading Action Day 13: Four-Fer Friday! PICK UP YO PHONE.
*Special success day! I reached out to some fellow students who have been at recent marches, asking if they’d like to join me in my daily action practice. Only two of these were my students — two young women who were in D.C. — because I do not want my own students to feel compelled… Continue reading Action Day 12*: Partner with students who want to enact democracy.
It was a grim week for women, Muslims, science, public broadcasting, and the arts: * On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the DOJ’s Violence Against Women programs. * On January 19th, 2017, DT said that he would cut funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. * On January 19th,… Continue reading Week 1 Recap: Much horrible presidential activity, and 5 days of resistance