Word to the Wise: Lessons from History

Word to the Wise: Lessons from History

Two important days bookend November.  Election Day on November 5th and Thanksgiving on November 28. On November 5, 1919, Maine’s Legislature granted women the right to vote.  Maine was the 19th state to do so. Everywhere women had been fighting for this right...
Recipe for Action: Bird-Dogging

Recipe for Action: Bird-Dogging

Bird-dogging is seeking out elected officials and asking them questions on the record. This provides an opportunity to capture a representative’s response on camera, which can be used for social media. Ingredients 1 lb. of courage A cup of determination Two cups of...
Word to the Wise: Denied

Word to the Wise: Denied

Denied-Access to abortion because of more restrictive laws. Denied-Access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health care because Title X funds are not allowed to go to any health clinic that provides or refers patients for abortion care services. Denied-That...

NBC NEWS Highlights GRR! Activists

A call to action: Activists who fought for Roe v. Wade are back to fight for reproductive rights“How can you sit back? The rapidity with which some of these laws have taken place is very frightening. It’s happening way too quickly,” one activist said. July 18, 2019,...