Sunday, February 12, 2017

Sunday Snippets:


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New Law Lets Dads Veto Abortions HORK.

Proposal makes Maryland a 'sanctuary' state YES MARYLAND. Really cherishing the fact that I live in a decent state these days, along with three badass reps.

 Leaked Draft of Trump’s Religious Freedom Order Reveals Sweeping Plans to Legalize Discrimination

Language in the draft document specifically protects the tax-exempt status of any organization that “believes, speaks, or acts (or declines to act) in accordance with the belief that marriage is or should be recognized as the union of one man and one woman, sexual relations are properly reserved for such a marriage, male and female and their equivalents refer to an individual’s immutable biological sex as objectively determined by anatomy, physiology, or genetics at or before birth, and that human life begins at conception and merits protection at all stages of life.”

10 Ways to Support Muslims in the U.S. Right NOW

Dorothea Lange’s Censored Photographs of FDR’s Japanese Concentration Camps

Hogan deletes public opinion Rest of my reps are kicking ass and then there's this guy.

Ordinary Americans carried out inhumane acts for Trump

The question we need to ask ourselves is: What will we do? This is not a hypothetical question. Most of us will not face the stark choice employees at airports faced over the weekend.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Ways to help/fight/not sob in the corner

I found some ways that one can help in these dumpster fire days. While marching is fucking rad and I plan to do more of it, I know I can't attend them all (work/anxiety) but I still want to make my voice heard.

Look for like minded groups in your area This is awesome. You can set search filters and find groups to work with. I already put a request in to a groups FB profile.

A Nervous Wreck’s Disabled Guide to Stepping Up WONDERFUL. As someone who realized that a) she can't stand for long periods either and b) she actually has mild claustrophobia in massive crowds, this list is a god send.

26 Ways to Be in the Struggle Beyond the Streets Another great list to help those marching.

5 Calls I get it, it's terrifying to call your reps. I hate being on the phone when I don't really know the person well. But through nervous farts, you can do this. Scripts are provided, along with your reps numbers.

Shy Person’s Guide to Calling Representatives