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Day 27: It may take all 4 years, but today I recommitted to my 365 actions.

Today I read about now-WalMart-owned Modcloth stealing a designer’s work and selling it on one of their items. This is about as far away from electoral politics as possible, perhaps–but perhaps not. So I wrote them a note that I am watching. And in nineteen days I will be marching. Perhaps these are the ways… Continue reading Day 27: It may take all 4 years, but today I recommitted to my 365 actions.

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Action Day 20: Do (half of) what Alexis Lieberman does (and a bonus!!)

Alexis Lieberman is a citizen-activist force to be reckoned with. I am a just-keeping-up working mother lady who often skips days of activism because I Just Can’t Do Something Else on That Day. BUT: every time I do, I feel re-energized, like today. And I remain committed to fulfilling 365 days of action, even if they… Continue reading Action Day 20: Do (half of) what Alexis Lieberman does (and a bonus!!)

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Action Day 16: Follow someone else’s well-researched roadmap on anti-Muslim legislation

Thank you, Alexis Lieberman, Mt. Airy neighbor, mom, and apparent superhero: 1. Two bills have been introduced into the senate by TedCruz, with companion legislation into the House, that, if passed, will allow them to target any Muslim organization by simply naming them terrorists. The IRGC Terrorist Designation Act, and the Muslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation… Continue reading Action Day 16: Follow someone else’s well-researched roadmap on anti-Muslim legislation

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Action Day 5: Call PA Senators to Oppose Betsy deVos and Jeff Sommers (cabinet nominees with lame gun safety records)

Action: I did this today. Report: Toomey’s lines were all jammed, with no VM options. A friend called the Allentown office instead. She got through and gave them hell, although the staffer was a wet washcloth. Another friend (Patter Hellstrom) suggested this workaround to full VM in the future: call Ways & Means 202-225-3625, ask to be… Continue reading Action Day 5: Call PA Senators to Oppose Betsy deVos and Jeff Sommers (cabinet nominees with lame gun safety records)