It’s Wednesday, and we’re finished, at least for now, with our action on Senator Lindsay Graham. Please call your senators, and ask them to do the right thing. We are so tired of the corruption of the Trump administration and their enablers and we won’t stand silent as it happens again.
We shared an older video from Keith Olbermann today, from when Obama was our president-elect. He reminded us then, and it’s just as true now, that corruption unaddressed, becomes the normalized foundations for new levels of criminal behavior. (https://youtu.be/KM-6MaToThE) The history is clear. We need to chase it all down.
All the writing project options discussed below are listed here: https://indivisibleventura.org/…/georgia-on-your-mind…/
Option #1: We’ve reached our maximum capacity on postcards! Over 17,500! However, we have details on how postcard writers can get cards and address directly here. https://postcardstoswingstates.
Option #2: Flip the West. https://www.mobilize.us/flipthewest/event/362341/Postcard Option #3: New Georgia Project Cards to unregistered voters. https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSfupSE2FMCqHm…/viewform
Option #1: Vote Forward – https://votefwd.org/instructionsLetters Option #2: Swing Left Greater Boston. https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSd3mvZNobVNcs…/viewform
Other Actions (Donations, Phonebanking, Textbanking):
Phonebanking/Donations: Stacey Abram’s organization Fair Fight, the ACLU, NAACP, Galeo, The New Georgia Project, Black Lives Matter, of course, and Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atalnta. Go here to see the list and their links. tinyurl.com/Antiracist-events-Ventura.Phonebanking: You can also sign up with Flip the West’s phonebanks here, which are Sun-Thurs until Jan. 5! Training included. https://www.mobilize.us/mobilize/event/362350/
Can’t decide who to volunteer for? Go to this inclusive event page. (https://www.mobilize.us/demcastfocusgeorgia/)
Can’t decide who to donate to?: This Strategic ActBlue Fund (https://secure.actblue.com/donate/georgiagotv) allows you to donate to not only Warnock & Ossoff, but also to key BIPOC-led groups on the ground in GA, including those listed above. All listed on our site under the “Fair Fight” logo. tinyurl.com/Antiracist-events-Ventura
Now for CA:
It’s Ballot Cure Canvass and phonebank time to help Christy Smith (now door-knocking too!) Shift and contact information for volunteering in our post. tinyurl.com/Antiracist-events-Ventura
Tell Tim Cook to stop offering the Parler app.: Infowars, whose podcasts were banned by Apple, is now a regular on Parler, an barely-moderated app that Apple offers, along with the usual suspects of the far-right. The platform’s popularity is increasing exponentially as Twitter and Facebook have gotten more serious about moderating hateful and false posts. It didn’t sit well with us that the maker of our beloved Ipads is enabling political extremism, even one step removed. So we wrote Tim Cook an email and you can too. https://indivisibleventura.org/…/11-13-dear-tim-please…/
Tell Trump’s lawyers they should be ashamed of themselves: After you’ve given Tim Cook of Apple a piece of your mind, save a bit to write to the lawyers behind these nuisance election lawsuits. https://indivisibleventura.org/…/tues-11-10-jones-day…/
Join other resistance workers in a call to our own representatives in Congress to call a hearing with Trump-appointee GSA Administrator Emily Murphy. Biden needs to start getting security briefings now, especially since Trump is mowing a line through military and intelligence personnel who don’t play nice with him. (tinyurl.com/Antiracist-events-Ventura)
Canned Food Drive: BLM-VC is running a canned food drive until mid-December. Help isn’t coming from our soon-to-be-ex-president and the miscreants in our Senate, and people are in need.
Check out upcoming events here and keep your resistance calendar updated. Sometimes we’re late getting this notice out, so get ahead of us here. https://indivisibleventura.org/events-having-tomorrow/If we’ve missed an event, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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