National Democratic Redistricting Committee Republican gerrymandered districts after the 2010 Census have put Democrats at a massive structural disadvantage. That’s why the most important turning point for the future of the Democratic Party will take place in 2021: when states redraw their Congressional and state legislative lines. Chaired by former Attorney General Eric Holder, NDRC is the first-ever strategic hub for redistricting focused on winning […]

Preface . . . and invitation to those who would write I was following some interesting social media trails when I stumbled upon an excellent personal blog called Proud Navy Veteran.  This blogger, whose real name is not revealed, launched his/her blog as a coping response to the shocking and  horrific result of the election. I recommend that you click on the link and read […]

Pandemocracy works to restore integrity to our democracy Everyone must engage to defend against efforts to undermine our elections. Pandemocracy was launched in the aftermath of the 2016 debacle that we called an election. We have since seen the damage that can be done to American leadership, American values, American lives and democratic institutions when the will of the majority is subverted by the nefarious […]

Revote 2017 is the name taken by a grassroots group of women and men who filed a series of lawsuits against the government to force them to protect the states and American from “foreign invasion” according to the protections of Article IV, Section 4 of the Constitution, also called the “Guarantee Clause.”  Given that 17 Intelligence Agencies asserted that the Russians interfered with the U.S. […]

wall-of-us mission To make it simply irresistible for Americans to become active participants in rebuilding our democracy. Our constitutional democracy demands our participation, not just every four years but all the time. — Hillary Clinton, November 9, 2016 Our constitutional democracy, our world, and our planet are all under siege. All-of-us must build a big, beautiful wall of resistance. – Amelia and Kara

[Text taken directly from the Bay Area Resistance website. There are a lot of organizations involved and we do not know who exactly is running this group.] As Trump and the far right take power, Bay Resistance is a powerful new network preparing to defend our beloved communities, our movements and our earth. Some of us are targeted by Trump. Many of us are immigrant, […]

Radical Resilience was formed with the initial intent of protect the vulnerable immigrant population of Silicon Valley but has become dedicated to fostering community and protecting all of its residents from the negative aspects of the Trump agenda, while supporting progressive causes.  They will do this by: Reaching “across the freeway” to build and support a broader sense of community. Supporting organizations in our community […]

Dedicated to Fighting the Influence of Money on our Political System Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) uses aggressive legal action, in-depth research, and bold communications to reduce the influence of money in politics and help foster a government that is ethical and accountable. We highlight abuses, change behavior, and lay the groundwork for new policies and approaches that encourage public officials to […]

Update on the Women’s March The Women’s March on January 21st  was one for the history books!  After a embarrassingly small turn-out for his inauguration (shown on the left), Donald Trump had his unpopularity foisted in his face with the arrival of an estimated million and a half protesters who crowded into D.C. and dwarfed the sparse crowds that attended the inauguration ceremonies. Not only […]