Children are being torn from their parent’s hands

Perhaps the most disgusting thing this administration has done to date is implementing the “Zero Tolerance” policy, taking children from their parents in order to “deter” asylum seekers from arriving our borders. They aren’t just taking these children, they are jailing them “in cages” according to Oregon Senator Jeff Markley.   Call Secretary of Homeland Security…

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Saturday, June 16. 2018. Michigan Progressive Summit : The Persistence of the Resistance: Voices, Values, and Votes

Plenary speakers include Brandon Dasent, a Parkland school shooting survivor and student activist; Desmond Meade, head of the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition; and Erica Ford, a leader in the fight against gun violence and founder of LIFE Camp in New York City.   “We chose the theme because we know people are entering this space at different levels of…

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Saturday, May 12. 12th Congressional District Activist Summit with featured speaker Jack Lessenberry

Join the 12th District for our first annual day long summit to connect + engage with other community activists/groups. You are invited to join a day of learning, training, and momentum building for the 2018 election through improved messaging, canvassing and recruitment and retention. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. We have invited Jack Lessenberry for a…

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Poll: Democrats’ advantage in midterm election support is shrinking

Poll: Democrats’ advantage in midterm election support is shrinking By Dan Balz and Scott Clement, The Washington Post Democrats hold an advantage ahead of the midterm elections, but a Washington Post-ABC News poll shows that edge has narrowed since January, a signal to party leaders and strategists that they could be premature in anticipating a huge wave of victories in…

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