If you are interested in getting active to counter Trump’s and/or the GOP’s agenda (in general or on specific topics), then this is the place for you. Please post information about rallies, marches, calls to action, specific organizations and their efforts/fundraising/events, etc.
To kick us off:
If you are a US Citizen, look up how to contact your Governor, [State Attorney General] (http://www.naag.org/naag/attorneys-general/whos-my-ag.php), State Legislature Representative, Senators, House Representative, and any other elected officials, groups, or agencies whom you feel you may want to contact. Keep that information handy!
Know the best way to get your representatives’ attention.
Know who to call, when, and why. Daily Action is a service that posts daily “calls to action” prompting calls to specific representatives, committees, groups, etc. for strategic blocking or promoting of progressive ideas) on Twitter (@YourDailyAction) and Facebook. You can also sign up for daily text messages containing their calls to action.
Take part in protests, rallies, marches, and demonstrations! Most of January is filled with marches and protests against various aspects of Trump and/or the GOP’s agenda. Check your local activist groups for specific information. Many are aware of the Women’s March in DC, but there are Sister Marches taking place all over the world. If the Women’s March isn’t your bag, then there are many, many others:
Join some great groups and take part in their local, state, and national level activism and volunteerism!
Looking to donate?
Get involved in the DNC, if you are so inclined. Whether you were a fan of the DNC or not, the best way to influence the organization is to get involved!