Be Ready To Oppose Hate
From Southern Poverty Law Center
Check it out: The Southern Poverty Law Center has just released an updated edition of its publication Ten Ways to Fight Hate. It provides a blueprint for speaking up and organizing communities against hate while – most importantly – avoiding violent confrontations. In addition, last week SPLC released The Alt-Right on Campus, a guide specifically tailored to help college students respond when speakers associated with the alt-right – or white nationalist – movement appear on their campus.
Great Information on Which Companies/Products/Services You May Want to Avoid and Why
Have you wondered whether your purchases are in alignment with your values? Here is an invaluable source of information compiled by grabyourwallet.org on over 100 companies. There is detailed data about the companies, their leadership, and their affiliations. You won’t want to miss taking a look at this! http://bit.ly/2s5McZY
Learn to Write Op-eds that Make a Difference.
From Indivisible – 8/7/2017
Indivisible is partnering with The OpEd Project to offer a new joint resource on writing and pitching op-eds. Check out the resource here and take some time to get issues you care about in newsprint.
This Article by Ta-Nehisi Coates is a Must-Read
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