David Frum predicted that Republicans would reject democracy if they thought they couldn’t win elections democratically. We just crossed that line.
Is Your State In Danger of Losing Voting By Mail?
Every state expanded the options to vote by mail in 2020. But what happens now? How can voters insist that their state keep these options for future elections?
The 3rd Person Running in the Georgia Elections in January
Everyone knows about the two Georgia Senate runoffs happening in Georgia on Jan. 5. But there’s a third race on the ballot, and winning this one is really important for several reasons.
Election 2020: The Last Weekend
We have one final weekend to leave it all on the floor and make sure that we don’t repeat the mistakes of 2016. Here are actions we can all take to get the win our country desperately needs.
Election 2020: Crucial Info Before the Weekend
With 39 days until Election Day, there’s no time to lose. Quickly grab some crucial information to share and act on today!
What Are You Doing for Week of Action?
The Week of Action kicked off on National Voter Registration Day, and continues through the week. There are many ways to get involved — which will you choose?
Help Make National Voter Registration Day A Success Today
There are many ways that you can get involved with National Voter Registration Day. Be sure you confirm you’re registered to vote and then help someone else get ready.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Final Gift To Us All
The passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a huge loss, on a variety of levels. But somehow, instead of feeling down, I found myself galvanized, no doubt influenced by RBG herself.
How To Convince People to Vote in 2020
A guide to talking with people about the importance of voting, and overcoming their objections.
3 Things You Can Do To Help With the Nationwide Poll Worker Shortage
How do you feel when you hear that a state has closed down a bunch of polling locations? As for me, I get really angry whenever I hear that. Prior to this year, when I heard about polling places being… Read More ›
Election 2020: Time for a Reality Check for Team Blue
I had a conversation with a friend of mine a few days ago, and honestly, it was quite the reality check. Prior to the conversation, I had watched all four nights of the Democratic Convention, and it really made me… Read More ›
Finding Fellowship in a World of Isolation
It is so easy nowadays to feel isolated, isn’t it? Staying in our homes all the time doesn’t give us much of an opportunity to see what’s going on in our communities. And social media doesn’t give us the clearest… Read More ›
How To Choose Which Races to Focus On in 2020
Are you feeling torn about how best to spend your time volunteering to get the wins we need this fall? I get it. You want to win the White House. And you also know we need to flip the Senate…. Read More ›
How To Stop Politicians From Cherry-Picking Their Voters
Which one would you rather have? Voters picking their politicians or politicians picking their voters? I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but in all but a handful of states, politicians are choosing their voters. They do that… Read More ›
Want To See a Landslide This November? Then Do This 1 Thing Now
If you’ve been wondering how you can help with voter turnout from the safety of your home, you’ve come to the right place. But first, let’s talk about why reaching out to voters LONG before Election Day is really important…. Read More ›
Here’s a Simple Way to Reach Swing State Voters, From Home
The gold standard of voter outreach that converts to actual votes–canvassing–has been sidelined during the pandemic. So what can we do to reach voters in the lead up to the November elections? There are still many ways to do voter… Read More ›
How To Increase Voter Turnout in Just 3 Minutes a Day
Can you answer this question: Why are you a voter? If you can answer that, then you can get involved with The Big Send, an effort to send 10 million letters to remind registered, (but not consistent), voters in key… Read More ›
What Policies Does Your City Need to Adopt to Decrease Police Brutality?
How to decrease police brutality in your local city
Please, Don’t Be a Bystander
Be the person who does more than just express outrage. Being outraged by how African-Americans are treated in this country isn’t enough. Being sympathetic isn’t enough. We have to take positive action. Most especially important for those of us who… Read More ›
Election 2020: Flipping the Michigan State House
Could Michigan be more of a battleground state in 2020? I’m not sure how it could be. It is, famously, one of the 3 “blue wall” states that Trump won by the narrowest margin in 2016. Since then, however, Michiganders… Read More ›