It’s Time: Act.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 Malous Kossarian, activist and founder of Act.Today.  Act.Today was largely a response to the election, but the mechanics were based on ideas I had been working through … Continue reading It’s Time: Act.Today

We All Do Better, When We All Do Better.

We all do better, when we all do better. ~Paul Wellstone As an entire nation watches in shock, Houston’s streets become waterways and residents make holes in their roofs to escape rising waters. We’ve seen the videos of rescues and heard pleas from officials for anyone with a boat to consider coming to Houston to … Continue reading We All Do Better, When We All Do Better.

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