Does it matter?

As you know, I like finding little bits of validation for the postcards we send.  Here’s an image that Congressman Adam Schiff posted to his Facebook page last week.  I like this guy.  He manages to be serene, articulate, and direct – all at the same time. Congressman Schiff:  “As you might imagine, I receive … More Does it matter?

Friday inspiration

I didn’t send any Thank You Thursdays this week.  I’ve been too distracted, enthralled, and mesmerized by the James Comey hearing!  (Sidenote:  If you haven’t read his opening statement, it really is worth a read.  It’s terribly entertaining and well-written.   Click here.) Some of you comrades seem to be down in the dumps and pessimistic … More Friday inspiration

Affirmation

I love finding little bits of validation of the value of the resistance.  Sally Yates, former Deputy Attorney General, was fired for refusing to defend Trump’s unconstitutional travel ban.  (Here’s the short, but interesting, article about her in the New Yorker.) I think I might have written her a thank you note.  (I can’t remember … More Affirmation

Thank You Thursday #15

Earlier this week, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu gave an incredible speech upon the removal of one of the Confederate memorials in the city of New Orleans.  This speech is beautiful and powerful.  Really amazing.  You must read it.  It’s worth the time. Mayor Landrieu has faced a hate-filled backlash for supporting the removal of … More Thank You Thursday #15

This and that…

There are a bunch of “how to find the addresses of your Members of Congress” tools out there in the civic engagement wilderness, but I am particularly impressed with this one.  www.contactingcongress.org.  Easy to follow and use.  (And it also conveniently lays out how many people will be impacted by the Republican plan to repeal the … More This and that…