Indivisible has created a step by step guide on how to resist the racist and bigoted ideas of Trump. They dissect how a few minority operating under the name of the Tea Party undermined President Barack Obama during his presidency. Using a model that has been proven to work, a handbook has been created to educate the American people on how to effectively resist Donald Trump.
The Action Network is a progressive online organizing platform. Anyone can become an organizer by creating a free account.
With that account, organizers can publish actions to the public, such as a petition to an elected official, an event RSVP form for a meeting the organizer is holding, a survey form to collect answers from a community, a fundraising form to collect money for an upcoming campaign, a ticketed event page to sell tickets to an event, or a letter campaign to have activists email elected officials.
The Sister District Project harnesses the energy of volunteers in deeply blue (or red) places and channels it to where it can make a real impact.
They are a network of local teams that support strategically important, winnable races across the country. In 2017, their focus is down-ballot on critical state and local races where Democratic control hangs in the balance.
Together, we will ensure that all Americans have equal representation and our government works for all people, not just the minority in power. Learn More
Fact Check is are a nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. They monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases. Their goal is to apply the best practices of both journalism and scholarship, and to increase public knowledge and understanding. Learn More
Our democracy is at risk. Growing public cynicism and an alarming disdain for truthfulness is eroding our most dearly held democratic ideals. As writers we have tremendous power to bypass empty political discourse and focus public attention on the ideals of a free, just, and compassionate society. Learn More
FNB recovers food that would have been discarded and share it as a way of protesting war and poverty. With fifty cents of every U.S. federal tax dollar going to the military and forty percent of our food being discarded while so many people were struggling to feed their families that we could inspire the public to press for military spending to be redirected to human needs.
FNB also reduces food waste and meets the direct needs of our community by collecting discarded food, preparing vegan meals that we share with the hungry while providing literature about the need to change our society. Food Not Bombs also provides food to protesters and striking workers and organizes food relief after natural and political crisis. Learn More
ProPublica is an independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest. Their work focuses exclusively on truly important stories, stories with “moral force.” They do this by producing journalism that shines a light on exploitation of the weak by the strong and on the failures of those with power to vindicate the trust placed in them. Learn More
The mission of NPR is to work in partnership with Member Stations to create a more informed public — one challenged and invigorated by a deeper understanding and appreciation of events, ideas and cultures.
To accomplish their mission, they produce, acquire, and distribute programming that meets the highest standards of public service in journalism and cultural expression; they represent their members in matters of their mutual interest; and they provide satellite interconnection for the entire public radio system. Learn More
Public Citizen serves as the people’s voice in the nation’s capital. Since their founding in 1971, they have delved into an array of areas, but their work on each issue shares an overarching goal: To ensure that all citizens are represented in the halls of power.
For four decades, they have proudly championed citizen interests before Congress, the executive branch agencies and the courts. They have successfully challenged the abusive practices of the pharmaceutical, nuclear and automobile industries, and many others.