Everyday People Make the Best Revolutionaries

This iconic image of Tank Man was captured by Jeff Widener for AP One person can make a difference, and everyone should try. ~John F. Kennedy   On a summer day in 1989, a man became world famous. We still don’t know who he is. In the summer of 1989, pro-democracy protestors occupied Tiananmen Square in … Continue reading Everyday People Make the Best Revolutionaries

Resilience for the Resistance: Ways to Build a Stronger Union (of Activists)

Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. ~Marilyn vos Savant Two weeks ago I sent out an e-mail to newsletter subscribers asking how everyone was feeling post-Ossoff. I was blown away by the response. Friends - thank you for your candor, and for your willingness to share your … Continue reading Resilience for the Resistance: Ways to Build a Stronger Union (of Activists)

What if you could save a life with a phone call?

May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please, but as the opportunity to do what is right. ~Peter Marshall Friends, I don't often vent, but it's time to talk about healthcare and the GOP's hypocrisy. Americans are proud of our ability to protect stuff. We fight wars. We root … Continue reading What if you could save a life with a phone call?