Where Do We Go From Here? ~ Michela Skelton

Letters From the Trenches are letters written by activists for activists, highlighting some of the work that’s making a difference in our world. Our latest installment is written by Michela Skelton, who ran for the Missouri State House of Representatives in the 50th District in the August 8th special election.  Last week, I ran for the … Continue reading Where Do We Go From Here? ~ Michela Skelton

From Voter to Activist to Candidate – Meet Hillary Shields

Letters From the Trenches are letters written by activists for activists, highlighting some of the work that’s making a difference in our world. Our latest installment is written by Hillary Shields, co-founder of Indivisible Kansas City and candidate for Missouri State Senate in the 8th District.  The November 2016 election changed everything – including my life. Before … Continue reading From Voter to Activist to Candidate – Meet Hillary Shields

Inspiration Borne of Unintended Consequences Fuels a Resister

This week's "From the Trenches" is brought to us courtesy of Amy Cordes, founder of Missouri Data Warriors and fearless advocate. In her Letter, Amy describes how her advocacy brought about unintended - and potentially life-saving - consequences that give her inspiration for what we can accomplish in the #Resistance. Enjoy! Both of our children … Continue reading Inspiration Borne of Unintended Consequences Fuels a Resister

There’s A Plan to Unify the Democrats and Win in 2018. And It Starts Today.

Letters From the Trenches are letters written by activists for activists, highlighting some of the work that's making a difference in our world. Our latest installment is written by Jonathan Zucker, founder of It Starts Today.  It Starts Today, like many Resistance organizations, was born at 1 AM on Election Night.  But the problem it’s meant … Continue reading There’s A Plan to Unify the Democrats and Win in 2018. And It Starts Today.