The purpose of these Tuesday Tidbits is to push actions forward that cannot wait for Thursday’s BADASS Briefing and/or to give them a little extra attention. More information on these tidbits is included:
- Protest for Victim of Domestic Violence at Loudoun County Courthouse – Thursday noon.
- Join the Twitter Storm for our Candidates of the Week: Finale Norton (HD100), Rodney Willett (HD73) and Paul Siker (HD33) – Wed, Sept 22, 12pmET, please register here or sign up here to receive (by email) Twitter/Facebook posts to amplify.
- Prepare to march on October 2, for reproductive and fundamental rights.
If you have an action item for an upcoming Tuesday Tidbit, please let me know.
Protest for Victim of Domestic Violence at Loudoun County Courthouse – Thursday noon
Advocates will come together at Loudoun County, VA Courthouse to protest Judge James Fisher’s Jailing of a Domestic Violence Victim While She was Testifying on the Stand Against Her Assailant – Thursday, September 23 noon
Read the stories from the Virginia Mercury and Washington Post
Women’s organizations, domestic and sexual violence leaders, and advocates from across Virginia will assemble in front of the Loudoun County Courthouse on Thursday, 9/23, at noontime to bring attention to the misogynistic and patriarchal “justice” system that treats victims of domestic and sexual violence like criminals when reporting crimes.
Where: Front of Loudoun County Courthouse DoorsAddress: 18 E Market Street, Leesburg, Virginia 20176When: Thursday, September 23, 2021Time: Noon
Victim Katie Orndoff’s Hearing where Defense will try to get charges dismissed against her assailant begins at 2PM in Courtroom 2D. All are invited inside the courtroom to support Katie. An overflow room will be provided if necessary.
Candidates of the Week: Rodney Willet – Finale Norton – Paul Siker
Tool Kits and info here: VirginiaGrassroots.org – Volunteer here.
CANDIDATES OF THE WEEK: Norton (HD100), Willett (HD73) and Siker (HD33)VirginiaGrassroots.org is focusing on 3 candidates this week: https://www.virginiagrassroots.org/index.php . Please help us by highlighting them on social media!
- Finale Norton HD100 – Attend Falls Church Fundraiser, Sept 23 or just donate: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/nortonnova
- Rodney Willett HD73 – Incumbent in competitive race. Volunteer for Rodney: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/nortonnova
- Paul Siker HD33 – Nearby Canvass for Northern Virginians on Sat, OCT 2, 6-8 pm in Leesburg. https://www.mobilize.us/mobilize/event/415271/
Do your own thing through your channels and/or join the Twitter/Facebook Thunder Room on Wednesday, noon. Register here.
Amplify Tweets with the Virginia Grassroots: If you are interested in being alerted by email or text the thunder tweet, please sign up here.
Virginians are Marching for Reproductive Rights!
Don’t Texas Virginia -Oct 2, 2021 in DC10:30amWe will have Don’t Texas Virginia – #KeepVABlue posters & more to give away.
At this moment we will plan to meet at the Carousel at 11am. This is subject to change as the Women’s March plans develop. Google sign up with the Virginia BADASS Brigade
March for Women” Bans Off Our Bodies RVA”
Saturday, Oct 2 10:30amDiversity Richmond. 1407 Sherwood Ave. Richmond VA 23220
Women’s March for Reproductive Rights
Saturday, Oct 2 12:00pmWoodstock. Las Trancas/Food Lion Parking Lot Woodstock VA 22664
Peace Pentagon: Independence & Galax Pro-Choice March
Saturday, Oct 2 11:00amPeace Pentagon. 88 Oracle Way Independence VA
The Reproductive Rights March
Saturday, Oct 2 1:00pmHenderson Lawn. College Avenue Blacksburg VA 24060
Women’s March – Roanoke, VA. 2021
Saturday, Oct 2 10:00amRiver’s Edge Park (Open Space – South). 310 Reserve Ave SW Roanoke VA 24014
Roanoke Women’s March
Saturday, Oct 2 1:00pmElemwood Park. 706 S Jefferson St Roanoke VA 24011
Reproductive Freedom March
Saturday, Oct 2 12:00pmMonument terrace. 313 9th st. Lynchburg VA 24504
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