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 […]

[Text adapted from the Sleeping Giants Facebook page] ABOUT SLEEPING GIANTS AND SLEEPING GIANTS EUROPE Sleeping Giants was started in the United States on the heels of the 2016 presidential election. The founders of Sleeping Giants immediately understood that the proliferation of racist, sexist, xenophobic, homophobic and anti-Semitic news was significant. Fake news and inflammatory “news” sources seemed to be everywhere overnight. Investigating who was […]

[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, […]

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 […]