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===Tips===
 
===Tips===
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*Always Forward tracks members of the [http://alwaysforward.io/congress/ House] and [http://alwaysforward.io/senate/ Senate] on their positions on the issues. 538 tracks how often reps agree with [https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/congress-trump-score/ Trump Scores].
 
*[https://gumroad.com/l/callthehallsguide Call the Halls: Contacting Your Representative the Smart Way]
 
*[https://gumroad.com/l/callthehallsguide Call the Halls: Contacting Your Representative the Smart Way]
 
*[http://committeemaps.org/ Congressional committee maps], so you can easily see who to contact about what issues
 
*[http://committeemaps.org/ Congressional committee maps], so you can easily see who to contact about what issues
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*Congressional Management Foundation: [http://www.congressfoundation.org/citizen-engagement/citizen-resource-center Citizen Resource Center] and [http://www.congressfoundation.org/projects/communicating-with-congress Communicating with Congress] guide
 
*[http://indivisibleguide.com Indivisible, A Guide for Advocating to Congress]
 
*[http://indivisibleguide.com Indivisible, A Guide for Advocating to Congress]
 
*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources-2/2017/1/20/congressional-cheat-sheet Congressional Cheat Sheet] from Indivisible
 
*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources-2/2017/1/20/congressional-cheat-sheet Congressional Cheat Sheet] from Indivisible
*[https://secure.assets.bostatic.com/apps/monroe/media/filer_public/13/cf/13cf052b-4bf0-46eb-a982-6ae1b48f9258/2017_training_toolkit_recessvisit.pdf Congressional Recess Toolkit,] from [https://www.ofa.us/news/make-recess-count/?source=socnet_tw_ofa_20170221_ofa_recess_toolkit_2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=tw_ofa&utm_campaign=socnet_tw_ofa_20170221_ofa_recess_toolkit_2&utm_content=20170221_ofa_recess_toolkit_2 Organizing for America]
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*[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1AsDez86TCuKD4WYuO_0QOB7dbhMwFa7HZ90gzRPahdk/htmlview?usp=sharing&sle=true House members considering voting against the AHCA]
 
*[http://echothroughthefog.cordeliadillon.com/post/153393286626/how-to-call-your-reps-when-you-have-social-anxiety/ How to call your reps when you have social anxiety]
 
*[http://echothroughthefog.cordeliadillon.com/post/153393286626/how-to-call-your-reps-when-you-have-social-anxiety/ How to call your reps when you have social anxiety]
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*[https://resistanceinyourpocket.com/ Resistance in Your Pocket]: from the Center for American Progress, some tips for resisting at town halls and at home
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===Senators and Representatives===
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*Check out [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1oRl7vxEJUUDWJCyrjo62cELJD2ONIVl-D9TSUKiK9jk/edit#gid=2132957126 this guide] to every member of the 115th Congress.
  
===Contact Info===
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====Phone====
 
*Call US Senators and Representatives: tel:(844)872-0234
 
*Call US Senators and Representatives: tel:(844)872-0234
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*[http://www.agitatr.org/ Agitatr]: an app that dials your reps and provides call scripts all in one place
 
*Call US Senators and Representatives via a web interface, [http://callgov.us CallGov].
 
*Call US Senators and Representatives via a web interface, [http://callgov.us CallGov].
 
*[https://embed.joincampaignzero.org/index.html Contact state representatives].
 
*[https://embed.joincampaignzero.org/index.html Contact state representatives].
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*[https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/dial-congress/khakhiicccmoaiijgmaoelbpjkcjmien Dial Congress]: a Chrome app that displays reps' and senators' phone numbers when you hover over their names
 
*[https://www.theloyalopposition.net/rep-finder/ The Loyal Opposition's service] provides all the local phone numbers of your representatives.
 
*[https://www.theloyalopposition.net/rep-finder/ The Loyal Opposition's service] provides all the local phone numbers of your representatives.
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*[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/call-your-reps/id1182169306 Call Your Reps], free iPhone app
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====Fax/Mail====
 
*[https://faxzero.com/fax_senate.php FaxZero] is a service that allows you to send free faxes to your senator or representative.
 
*[https://faxzero.com/fax_senate.php FaxZero] is a service that allows you to send free faxes to your senator or representative.
*Check out [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1oRl7vxEJUUDWJCyrjo62cELJD2ONIVl-D9TSUKiK9jk/edit#gid=2132957126 this guide] to every member of the 115th Congress.
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*[https://stampslicked.org Stamps Licked]: easily look up your senators and representative and send them a real, trackable, postcard on topics like Russia Ties, Climate Change, and more. Mobile or Web.
*[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1yq1NT9DZ2z3B8ixhid894e77u9rN5XIgOwWtTW72IYA/edit Town Hall Project], a listing of representatives' upcoming town hall meetings
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*[https://resistbot.io/ Resistbot]: an easy way to get messages to your reps. Text "resist" to 50409.
*[https://resistbot.io/ ResistBot]: an easy way to get messages to your reps
 
 
*[https://www.postcardsforamerica.com/ Postcards for America] (more info [https://www.facebook.com/postcardsforAmerica/ here])
 
*[https://www.postcardsforamerica.com/ Postcards for America] (more info [https://www.facebook.com/postcardsforAmerica/ here])
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*[https://snailmailcongress.com/ Snail Mail Congress]: service for sending your reps letter in the mail
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*[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1yq1NT9DZ2z3B8ixhid894e77u9rN5XIgOwWtTW72IYA/edit Town Hall Project], a listing of representatives' upcoming town hall meetings. See also '''[[Upcoming Events/Opportunities]]'''.
  
====Contacting the White House====
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===White House===
*[https://whcommentline.com White House Comment Line]: Just because the White House shut down their comment line doesn't mean you can't contact them.
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*White House Comment Line: 202-246-1111 
*[https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions White House's official list of executive orders]
 
*[https://www.track-trump.com/ Track Trump] and [https://trumptracker.github.io/ Trump Tracker], two groups/sites that track Trump's promises compared to his actions
 
*[https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/ng-interactive/2017/jan/20/donald-trump-first-100-days-president-daily-updates Trump Tracker]—The Guardian
 
 
*[http://falladaproject.org/ Fallada Project], send postcards for the resistance
 
*[http://falladaproject.org/ Fallada Project], send postcards for the resistance
  
 
===Scripts and Alerts===
 
===Scripts and Alerts===
* '''[https://5calls.org/# 5 Calls]''', a step-by-step guide organized by issue, including WHO to call and WHAT to say
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*[http://whatdoidoabouttrump.com/action-hub/ Action Hub from What Do I Do About Trump] has '''action alerts''', mainly legislative-oriented, from 80+ groups
* '''[https://itunes.apple.com/app/apple-store/id1202684485?pt=118142640&ct=resistance_manual&mt=8 Alder]''', an iPhone app that gives you one relevant political action every day.
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*[https://www.actionalliance.co/ Action Alliance], an alliance of '''80+ call-to-action sites/organizations'''*'''[https://5calls.org/# 5 Calls]''', a step-by-step guide organized by issue, including WHO to call and WHAT to say
* [https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/call-your-reps/id1182169306 Call Your Reps], free iPhone app
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*'''[https://itunes.apple.com/app/apple-store/id1202684485?pt=118142640&ct=resistance_manual&mt=8 Alder]''', an iPhone app that gives you one relevant political action every day.
* Sign up for [https://www.CallsForChange.com CallsForChange] to get a weekly text and/or email with background on issues, a sample script, and the phone numbers for your members of Congress for one-tap calling from your smartphone.
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*Sign up for [https://www.CallsForChange.com CallsForChange] to get a weekly text and/or email with background on issues, a sample script, and the phone numbers for your members of Congress for one-tap calling from your smartphone.
* [http://thesixtyfive.org/home The Sixty Five], weekly advocacy calls to action
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*[http://thesixtyfive.org/home The Sixty Five], weekly advocacy calls to action
* [https://tryvoices.com/ Try Voices], app for advocacy alerts and help calling reps
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*[https://tryvoices.com/ Try Voices], app for advocacy alerts and help calling reps
* [http://whatdoidoabouttrump.com/action-hub/ Action Hub from What Do I Do About Trump has '''action alerts''', mainly legislative-oriented, from 80+ groups
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*[https://www.actionalliance.co/ Action Alliance], an alliance of '''80+ call-to-action sites/organizations'''
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===Tracking Trump===
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*[https://factba.se/ FactBase], a searchable database of everything Trump says
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*[https://istrumpatmaralago.org/ Is Trump At Mar-a-Lago?]
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*[https://themoscowproject.org/ Moscow Project]
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*[https://www.track-trump.com/ Track Trump], a group that tracks Trump's promises compared to his actions
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*[https://trumptracker.github.io/ Trump Tracker], a group that tracks Trump's promises compared to his actions
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*[https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/ng-interactive/2017/jan/20/donald-trump-first-100-days-president-daily-updates Trump Tracker]—The Guardian
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*[https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions White House's official list of executive orders]
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===Supreme Court Resistance===
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*[http://calloutgorsuch.com/ Call Out Gorsuch]
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*[https://peoplesdefense.org People's Defense], an organization opposing Gorsuch
  
 
== [[File:megaphone.png | left | 50px | Organizing | link= ]] Organizing ==
 
== [[File:megaphone.png | left | 50px | Organizing | link= ]] Organizing ==
 
===Guides for Organizing===
 
===Guides for Organizing===
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*[https://www.beyondthemoment.org/resources/ Beyond the Moment] has a variety of toolkits and resources
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*[http://thecitizenscampaign.org/ The Citizen's Campaign]
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*[https://www.fcnl.org/action/advocacy Friends Committee on National Legislation]—a variety of toolkits and resources
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*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com '''Indivisible'''], a guide to contacting your legislators—and much more
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*[https://secure.assets.bostatic.com/apps/madison/media/filer_public/2014/02/24/ofa-organizingmanual_part5.pdf Organizing for Action Step-By-Step Guides]
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*[https://www.ourstates.org/#engage Our States], focused on state-level advocacy
 
*[http://www.politicalresearch.org/for-organizers/#sthash.Y1b15YcH.dpbs?platform=hootsuite Political Research's Associates], Guide on Challenging the Right and Advancing Social Justice
 
*[http://www.politicalresearch.org/for-organizers/#sthash.Y1b15YcH.dpbs?platform=hootsuite Political Research's Associates], Guide on Challenging the Right and Advancing Social Justice
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*[https://www.resistanceschool.com/#resist4 Resistance School]
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*[https://nwlc.org/resources/tips-tools-for-offline-action/ Tips and Tools for Offline Action], National Women's Law Center
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*[http://www.bolderadvocacy.org/tools-for-effective-advocacy Tools for Effective Advocacy] and other [http://www.bolderadvocacy.org/tools-for-effective-advocacy/toolkits toolkits] from Bolder Advocacy
 
*[http://www.uniteguide.com Unite Guide]
 
*[http://www.uniteguide.com Unite Guide]
*[https://secure.assets.bostatic.com/apps/madison/media/filer_public/2014/02/24/ofa-organizingmanual_part5.pdf Organizing for Action Step-By-Step Guides]
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*[http://usdac.us/revolution?link_id=4&can_id=d9fd44d51299ca2953ebf86bd13221bc&source=email-join-the-revolutionofvalues-4417&email_referrer=join-the-revolutionofvalues-4417___175000&email_subject=join-the-revolutionofvalues-4417 Revolution of Values], focusing on arts and activism and Martin Luther King, Jr.
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See also [[People_and_Organizations#Activism|organizations offering activism training]] and [[Essential_Readings#Building_Movements_and_Organizing|readings on building movements and organizing]].
*[http://thecitizenscampaign.org/ The Citizen's Campaign]
 
*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com Indivisible], a guide to contacting your legislators
 
  
 
===Issue Guides===
 
===Issue Guides===
 
====Social Justice/General====
 
====Social Justice/General====
 
*[http://now.org/nap/ National Action Program] from the [http://now.org/ National Organization for Women]
 
*[http://now.org/nap/ National Action Program] from the [http://now.org/ National Organization for Women]
====Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence====
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*[http://usdac.us/revolution?link_id=4&can_id=d9fd44d51299ca2953ebf86bd13221bc&source=email-join-the-revolutionofvalues-4417&email_referrer=join-the-revolutionofvalues-4417___175000&email_subject=join-the-revolutionofvalues-4417 Revolution of Values], focusing on arts and activism and Martin Luther King, Jr.
*[http://us.breakthrough.tv/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/NO_MORE_Breakthrough_Campus_Organizing_Guide.pdf?utm_source=Breakthrough+US&utm_campaign=c23ff14da7-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_03_07&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_43df13da97-c23ff14da7-87537801 Breakthrough Campus Organizing Guide] (focused on ending gender-based violence on campus)
 
 
====Disability Justice====
 
====Disability Justice====
 
*[https://autisticadvocacy.org/policy/toolkits/civic/ Civic Engagement Toolkit for Self-Advocates], from the Autistic Self Advocacy Network
 
*[https://autisticadvocacy.org/policy/toolkits/civic/ Civic Engagement Toolkit for Self-Advocates], from the Autistic Self Advocacy Network
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====Environmental====
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1j1XJuF0xYbQqRzb08RDIrgNjgRGPQRiQDAKYM8BeOuM/view People's Climate Movement]: March for Climate, Jobs and Justice
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Organizing Toolkit
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-D3AeWY2MSgOZV1WSy-1QWQFYWxCxv1TnL8DPhQj850/view People's Climate Movement Political Action Toolkit]
 
====Immigrant Rights====
 
====Immigrant Rights====
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*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources/online/immigrant-ally-toolkit/ Immigrant Ally Toolkit], from Indivisible
 
*[http://www.immdefense.org/raids-toolkit/ Immigrant Defense Project], Toolkit to Defend Against ICE Raids and Community Arrests
 
*[http://www.immdefense.org/raids-toolkit/ Immigrant Defense Project], Toolkit to Defend Against ICE Raids and Community Arrests
 
*[http://mijente.net/2017/02/16/sanctuary-policies/ Mijente], Guide to expanding sanctuary policies
 
*[http://mijente.net/2017/02/16/sanctuary-policies/ Mijente], Guide to expanding sanctuary policies
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Ah9o0KjwFJD0x5Ii8HHCOHrKz2ECHVF2ikOKIEVUjOA/edit?link_id=4&can_id=593e086e998c1419b30545299b7edbb0&source=email-calling-all-educators-who-support-undocumented-immigrants&email_referrer=calling-all-educators-who-support-undocumented-immigrants&email_subject=calling-all-educators-who-support-undocumented-immigrants National Institutions Coming Out Day], Institutional policies and programs with & for undocumented students (from [https://unitedwedream.org/celebrate-national-institutions-coming-day-us-2/ United We Dream]
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====Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence====
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*[http://us.breakthrough.tv/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/NO_MORE_Breakthrough_Campus_Organizing_Guide.pdf?utm_source=Breakthrough+US&utm_campaign=c23ff14da7-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_03_07&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_43df13da97-c23ff14da7-87537801 Breakthrough Campus Organizing Guide] (focused on ending gender-based violence on campus)
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===Town Hall Guides (''meeting your reps in person'')===
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*[https://secure.assets.bostatic.com/apps/monroe/media/filer_public/13/cf/13cf052b-4bf0-46eb-a982-6ae1b48f9258/2017_training_toolkit_recessvisit.pdf Congressional Recess Toolkit,] from [https://www.ofa.us/news/make-recess-count/?source=socnet_tw_ofa_20170221_ofa_recess_toolkit_2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=tw_ofa&utm_campaign=socnet_tw_ofa_20170221_ofa_recess_toolkit_2&utm_content=20170221_ofa_recess_toolkit_2 Organizing for America]
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*[https://nwlc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/NWLC_Tips-and-Tools-For-Offline-Action_Attending-an-Event.pdf Guide to Attending a Congressperson's Event or Town Hall], from the [https://nwlc.org/resources/tips-tools-for-offline-action/ National Women's Law Center]
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*Indivisible's [https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources/recess/ '''Recess Toolkit''']
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*[https://resistanceinyourpocket.com/ Resistance in Your Pocket]: from the Center for American Progress, some tips for resisting at town halls and at home
  
 
== [[File:newspaper.png | left | 50px]] Communications==
 
== [[File:newspaper.png | left | 50px]] Communications==
 
===Talking to Others About the Issues===
 
===Talking to Others About the Issues===
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*[https://www.100days100dinners.us/ 100 Days, 100 Dinners]—self-organized structures for community-building
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69KIsWvQq3I A Better Way to Argue About Politics], The Atlantic (video)
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*[http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2017/04/changing-minds-on-a-changing-climate/ Changing Minds on a Changing Climate]
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*[http://www.civilconversationsproject.org/ The Civil Conversations Project]
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*[https://www.racialequitytools.org/act/communicating/communicating-for-racial-justice Communicating for Racial Justice]
 
*[https://www.slideshare.net/MeredithGould/digital-activism-101-a-guide-to-showing-up-speaking-out-and-connecting-on-twitter-and-facebook?trk=v-feed Digital Advocacy 101: A Guide to Showing Up, Speaking Out, and Connecting on Twitter and Facebook]
 
*[https://www.slideshare.net/MeredithGould/digital-activism-101-a-guide-to-showing-up-speaking-out-and-connecting-on-twitter-and-facebook?trk=v-feed Digital Advocacy 101: A Guide to Showing Up, Speaking Out, and Connecting on Twitter and Facebook]
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*[http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/01/pro-gun-myths-fact-check Fact-checking the gun lobby's arguments]
 
*[http://bit.ly/1O448eq Guide for Talking to White People in the Moment of Trump]
 
*[http://bit.ly/1O448eq Guide for Talking to White People in the Moment of Trump]
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*[http://www.patheos.com/blogs/lovejoyfeminism/2012/10/how-i-lost-faith-in-the-pro-life-movement.html How I Lost Faith in the Pro-Life Movement]: a personal account
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*[https://grist.org/series/skeptics/ How to Talk to a Climate Skeptic]
 
*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nLEwmBR_ckC3DaDyLV2IKHAPE_dRGnzomGiTImr-eAI/mobilebasic How to Talk to Your Loved Ones About a Donald Trump Presidency]
 
*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nLEwmBR_ckC3DaDyLV2IKHAPE_dRGnzomGiTImr-eAI/mobilebasic How to Talk to Your Loved Ones About a Donald Trump Presidency]
 
*[https://www.ted.com/talks/robb_willer_how_to_have_better_political_conversations?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=tedspread/ How to have better political conversations]
 
*[https://www.ted.com/talks/robb_willer_how_to_have_better_political_conversations?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=tedspread/ How to have better political conversations]
 
*[https://talktrumpout.com Talk Trump Out]
 
*[https://talktrumpout.com Talk Trump Out]
 
*[http://rememberingtrayvon.com/talkabouttrayvon/ Talk About Trayvon:] A Toolkit for White People
 
*[http://rememberingtrayvon.com/talkabouttrayvon/ Talk About Trayvon:] A Toolkit for White People
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===Hearing the Other Side===
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*[http://graphics.wsj.com/blue-feed-red-feed/ Blue Feed, Red Feed]: see the difference between conservative and liberal Facebook/Twitter feeds
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*[https://www.escapeyourbubble.com/ Escape Your Bubble]
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*[https://flipfeed.media.mit.edu/ Flipfeed], see a Twitter feed from someone of the opposite political ideology
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*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/03/arts/the-battle-over-your-political-bubble.html?mwrsm=Email&_r=1 How to Escape Your Political Bubble]
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*[http://www.getpolarnews.com/ Polar News]: pairs articles on various sides of the issues
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*[http://www.readacrosstheaisle.com/ Read Across the Aisle]
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*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/28/us/politics/right-and-left-partisan-writing-you-shouldnt-miss.html?emc=edit_ta_20170328&nl=top-stories&nlid=61155567&ref=cta&_r=0 Right and Left: Partisan Writing You Shouldn't Miss]—the New York Times compiles a weekly list of articles from both sides of the aisle
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*[http://thisismyoath.com/ This Is My Oath]: Step 3, Beyond the Bubble (scroll down)
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*[https://unbubble.io/ Unbubble]
  
 
===Secure Ways of Leaking to the Press ===
 
===Secure Ways of Leaking to the Press ===
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*[https://securedrop.theguardian.com/ The Guardian]
 
*[https://securedrop.theguardian.com/ The Guardian]
 
*[https://theintercept.com/securedrop/ The Intercept]
 
*[https://theintercept.com/securedrop/ The Intercept]
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*[https://www.thenation.com/article/how-to-send-the-nation-a-confidential-tip/ The Nation]
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/newsgraphics/2016/news-tips/ The New York Times]
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/newsgraphics/2016/news-tips/ The New York Times]
 
*[https://securedrop.propublica.org/ ProPublica]
 
*[https://securedrop.propublica.org/ ProPublica]
*[https://www.propublica.org/article/help-us-track-winds-of-change-as-trump-confronts-climate-issues ProPublica]---for reporting climate change information removed from the federal government's website
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*[https://www.propublica.org/article/help-us-track-winds-of-change-as-trump-confronts-climate-issues ProPublica]—for reporting climate change information removed from the federal government's website
 
*[https://tellontrump.com/ Tell On Trump]—for federal government employees
 
*[https://tellontrump.com/ Tell On Trump]—for federal government employees
 
*[https://www.washingtonpost.com/securedrop/ The Washington Post]
 
*[https://www.washingtonpost.com/securedrop/ The Washington Post]
  
 
===Social Media Tools===
 
===Social Media Tools===
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*[https://hootsuite.com/ HootSuite], social media management/scheduling
 
*[http://lumen5.com/ Lumen], Create free videos for social media
 
*[http://lumen5.com/ Lumen], Create free videos for social media
*[https://hootsuite.com/ HootSuite], social media management/scheduling
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*[https://resistancetweetsheets.wordpress.com/ Resistance Tweet Sheets]: harnessing Twitter for the resistance
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*[http://www.wetweet.org/ We Tweet]
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=== Building Websites / Platforms ===
 
=== Building Websites / Platforms ===
 
*[https://devprogress.us/ DevProgress], a group of progressives using tech to elect progressive candidates
 
*[https://devprogress.us/ DevProgress], a group of progressives using tech to elect progressive candidates
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===Communications Platforms===
 
===Communications Platforms===
*[http://www.wdtmplatform.net WDTM Platform: An organizing, communication, and project management tool for action groups]
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*Cell 411, an app for issuing mobile alerts—[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cell-411/id1023158186?mt=8 iOS] and [https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.safearx.cell411&hl=en Google]
 
*[https://www.usedust.com/ Dust], an app for disappearing text messages and photos that is similar in some ways to Snapchat
 
*[https://www.usedust.com/ Dust], an app for disappearing text messages and photos that is similar in some ways to Snapchat
 
*[https://www.guerrillamail.com/ Guerrilla Mail], disposable temporary e-mail addresses
 
*[https://www.guerrillamail.com/ Guerrilla Mail], disposable temporary e-mail addresses
*[https://wire.com/en/ Wire], fully encrypted end-to-end alternative to Skype for every platform (desktop & mobile)
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*[https://www.hellofax.com Hello Fax], send & receive faxes from your computer, free with a Gmail address
*[https://whispersystems.org/ Whisper Systems], secure messaging
 
 
*[https://www.twilio.com/ Twilio], create responsive phone/text sequences
 
*[https://www.twilio.com/ Twilio], create responsive phone/text sequences
 
*[https://twitter.com/ Twitter], connect and share ideas
 
*[https://twitter.com/ Twitter], connect and share ideas
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*[http://www.wdtmplatform.net WDTM Platform: An organizing, communication, and project management tool for action groups]
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*[https://wire.com/en/ Wire], fully encrypted end-to-end alternative to Skype for every platform (desktop & mobile)
 
*[https://www.whatsapp.com/ WhatsApp], group texting (not secure!)
 
*[https://www.whatsapp.com/ WhatsApp], group texting (not secure!)
*[https://www.hellofax.com Hello Fax], send & receive faxes from your computer, free with a Gmail address
+
*[https://whispersystems.org/ Whisper Systems], secure messaging
  
 
===Working with the Media===
 
===Working with the Media===
 
*[http://ccmc.org/tips/write-and-be-counted-op-eds-and-letters/ Guide to Writing Op-Eds and Letters to the Editor], including specific information for almost 100 specific newspapers across the US
 
*[http://ccmc.org/tips/write-and-be-counted-op-eds-and-letters/ Guide to Writing Op-Eds and Letters to the Editor], including specific information for almost 100 specific newspapers across the US
 +
*[https://www.spreadthevote.org/resources/ Guide to writing letters to the editor about voter ID laws]
 +
*[https://front.moveon.org/how-to-get-media-attention/#.WKM4LxIrJhH How to Get Media Attention], MoveOn
 +
*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources-2/media-interview?link_id=12&can_id=e5d9e52a67b029f046aa225ab103273b&source=email-indivisible-group-leaders-one-week-to-recess&email_referrer=indivisible-group-leaders-one-week-to-recess&email_subject=indivisible-group-leaders-one-week-to-recess How to Give a Media Interview], from Indivisible
 +
*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources-2/media-training Media Training]: how to get the press to cover your event, from Indivisible
 
*[https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/national/washington-post-reporters-federal-beat/?utm_term=.657904524d56 Who's covering federal agencies] at the Washington Post
 
*[https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/national/washington-post-reporters-federal-beat/?utm_term=.657904524d56 Who's covering federal agencies] at the Washington Post
  
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*[https://www.wnyc.org/story/breaking-news-consumers-handbook-pdf/ Breaking News Consumer's Handbook]: how to sort good information from bad
 
*[https://www.wnyc.org/story/breaking-news-consumers-handbook-pdf/ Breaking News Consumer's Handbook]: how to sort good information from bad
 
*[http://drc.centerfornewsliteracy.org/ Center for News Literacy]: Teaching news literacy
 
*[http://drc.centerfornewsliteracy.org/ Center for News Literacy]: Teaching news literacy
 +
*[https://pen.org/defending-free-expression-a-toolkit-for-writers-and-readers/?utm_source=Communications&utm_campaign=4ed64e3cc4-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_03_17&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c67d07604c-4ed64e3cc4-247468217&mc_cid=4ed64e3cc4&mc_eid=637eeeb5db Defending Free Expression: A Toolkit for Writers and Readers]
 
*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OPghC4ra6QLhaHhW8QvPJRMKGEXT7KaZtG_7s5-UQrw/edit#heading=h.l4uvrs8m75xh Design Solutions for Fake News]
 
*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OPghC4ra6QLhaHhW8QvPJRMKGEXT7KaZtG_7s5-UQrw/edit#heading=h.l4uvrs8m75xh Design Solutions for Fake News]
 
*[http://www.factcheck.org/2016/11/how-to-spot-fake-news/ How to Spot Fake News], Fact Check
 
*[http://www.factcheck.org/2016/11/how-to-spot-fake-news/ How to Spot Fake News], Fact Check
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*[http://www.snopes.com/2016/01/21/6-quick-ways-spot-fake-news/ Quick Ways to Spot Fake News], Snopes
 
*[http://www.snopes.com/2016/01/21/6-quick-ways-spot-fake-news/ Quick Ways to Spot Fake News], Snopes
 
*[http://www.politifact.com/ PolitiFact]
 
*[http://www.politifact.com/ PolitiFact]
 +
*[http://blogs.slj.com/neverendingsearch/2016/11/26/truth-truthiness-triangulation-and-the-librarian-way-a-news-literacy-toolkit-for-a-post-truth-world/ School Library Journal's news literacy toolkit]
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/19/learning/lesson-plans/evaluating-sources-in-a-post-truth-world-ideas-for-teaching-and-learning-about-fake-news.html?_r=0 Teaching and Learning about Fake News], New York Times
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/19/learning/lesson-plans/evaluating-sources-in-a-post-truth-world-ideas-for-teaching-and-learning-about-fake-news.html?_r=0 Teaching and Learning about Fake News], New York Times
  
Also check out [[Safety and Security]] and [[Media Normalization]]
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Also check out [[Digital Security]] and [[Media Normalization]]
  
 
== [[File:fist.png | left | 50px | Events, Direct Actions, and Protests | link= ]] Events, Direct Actions, and Protests ==
 
== [[File:fist.png | left | 50px | Events, Direct Actions, and Protests | link= ]] Events, Direct Actions, and Protests ==
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*[https://splashthat.com/ Splash That], create and promote events
 
*[https://splashthat.com/ Splash That], create and promote events
  
See: '''[[Upcoming Events/Opportunities]]'''
+
See also '''[[Upcoming Events/Opportunities]]''' and your [[State and Local Pages|state page]].
 +
 
 
===How to Protest===
 
===How to Protest===
 
*[http://www.aeinstein.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/198-Methods.pdf Methods of Nonviolent Direct Action]
 
*[http://www.aeinstein.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/198-Methods.pdf Methods of Nonviolent Direct Action]
 
*[https://blog.witness.org/2017/02/tips-livestreaming-protests-united-states/ Witness's] Tips for Livestreaming Protests
 
*[https://blog.witness.org/2017/02/tips-livestreaming-protests-united-states/ Witness's] Tips for Livestreaming Protests
 +
 
===Protest Tools===
 
===Protest Tools===
 +
*[http://resistx.org/ ResistX], daily text and email updates
 
*[http://theamplifierfoundation.org/wtp_wmw_highresart/ Protest signs/art]
 
*[http://theamplifierfoundation.org/wtp_wmw_highresart/ Protest signs/art]
 +
*[https://puppettrump.com/ Puppet Trump]
 
*[https://www.pussyhatproject.com/ Pussy Hat Project]
 
*[https://www.pussyhatproject.com/ Pussy Hat Project]
 
*[http://raisethatflag.us/ Raise That Flag]
 
*[http://raisethatflag.us/ Raise That Flag]
 
*[http://www.resistsymbol.com/ Resist Symbol]
 
*[http://www.resistsymbol.com/ Resist Symbol]
 
*[http://what.makesamericagreat.us/ What Makes America Great], designs highlighting what really makes America great
 
*[http://what.makesamericagreat.us/ What Makes America Great], designs highlighting what really makes America great
 +
*[https://act.everyaction.com/street-team MiniVAN app] collect contact info + donations at protests on smartphone
  
 
===Creating Demands===
 
===Creating Demands===
 
*[https://www.thedemands.org Collection of Protest Demands] (Including Campus Demands)
 
*[https://www.thedemands.org Collection of Protest Demands] (Including Campus Demands)
 
*[https://www.reddit.com/r/Political_Revolution/comments/5quo6i/if_a_general_strike_is_called_reporters_will/ General strike demands]
 
*[https://www.reddit.com/r/Political_Revolution/comments/5quo6i/if_a_general_strike_is_called_reporters_will/ General strike demands]
 +
===Protester Safety===
 +
*The ACLU has a great [https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights/what-do-if-your-rights-are-violated-demonstration-or-protest guide to protestor safety]. Links on the website include things like [https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights/what-do-if-youre-stopped-police-immigration-agents-or-fbi what to do if you get stopped by law enforcement], regardless of your citizenship status, [https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights/photographers the rights of photographers], and more.
 +
*My Civic Workout also has a [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B88YQqp--MevQzNKZ0ZoMDhBVzQ/view guide to protesting].
 +
*[https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/justiceonline/pages/827/attachments/original/1484770252/0079344-c.pdf?1484770252 Partnership for Civil Justice Fund:] know your rights when protesting
 +
*[https://blog.witness.org/2017/02/tips-livestreaming-protests-united-states/ Witness's Tips for Livestreaming Protests]
  
 
==[[File:law.png | left | 50px | Tracking Legislation / Litigation | link= ]] Tracking Legislation / Litigation==
 
==[[File:law.png | left | 50px | Tracking Legislation / Litigation | link= ]] Tracking Legislation / Litigation==
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*[http://adstrike.us/ AdStrike], advocate for corporations to stop advertising on hate/fake news sites
 
*[http://adstrike.us/ AdStrike], advocate for corporations to stop advertising on hate/fake news sites
 
*[http://www.aflcio.org/Get-Involved/AFL-CIO-Endorsed-Boycotts AFL-CIO] endorsed boycotts
 
*[http://www.aflcio.org/Get-Involved/AFL-CIO-Endorsed-Boycotts AFL-CIO] endorsed boycotts
 +
*[https://www.democraticcoalition.org/boycotttrumpapp BoycottTrump], an app to help you boycott Trump
 +
*[https://www.buycott.com/campaign/1317/boycott-trump-products Buycott]'s boycott of Trump products
 
*[https://www.thedjtr.com/ The Donald J. Trump Resistance], mainly a boycott
 
*[https://www.thedjtr.com/ The Donald J. Trump Resistance], mainly a boycott
 
*[http://www.dontpaytrump.com/ Don't Pay Trump]. an extension that tells you if you're shopping at a website that stocks Trump products:  
 
*[http://www.dontpaytrump.com/ Don't Pay Trump]. an extension that tells you if you're shopping at a website that stocks Trump products:  
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*[https://ballotpedia.org/Elections Ballotpedia], information on Upcoming Elections and Candidates
 
*[https://ballotpedia.org/Elections Ballotpedia], information on Upcoming Elections and Candidates
 
*[https://www.ballotready.org/ Ballot Ready], information on local elections and ballot measures
 
*[https://www.ballotready.org/ Ballot Ready], information on local elections and ballot measures
 +
*[http://www.mytimetovote.com/ My Time to Vote], a voting empowerment organization
 
*[https://swingleft.org/ Swing Left]: find the Congressional district nearest to you that might be able to swing left in 2018
 
*[https://swingleft.org/ Swing Left]: find the Congressional district nearest to you that might be able to swing left in 2018
 
*[http://www.vote411.org League of Women Voters Voter Guide]
 
*[http://www.vote411.org League of Women Voters Voter Guide]
 +
*[http://www.voteriders.org/get-voter-id VoteRiders], get the info you need about voting and IDs
  
 
===Campaigns to Work On===
 
===Campaigns to Work On===
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*[https://swingleft.org/ Swing Left]
 
*[https://swingleft.org/ Swing Left]
 
*[http://unrigthemap.com/ Unrig the Map]
 
*[http://unrigthemap.com/ Unrig the Map]
*[http://www.voteriders.org/get-voter-id VoteRiders], get the info you need about voting and IDs
 
 
*[http://wewillreplaceyou.org/ #WeWillReplaceYou]
 
*[http://wewillreplaceyou.org/ #WeWillReplaceYou]
  
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*[http://inclusv.com/ Inclusiv], linking people of color with jobs in campaigns and politics
 
*[http://inclusv.com/ Inclusiv], linking people of color with jobs in campaigns and politics
 
*[http://nationbuilder.com/ NationBuilder], online organizing/campaign platform builder
 
*[http://nationbuilder.com/ NationBuilder], online organizing/campaign platform builder
 +
*[http://www.act.everyaction.com/resist EveryAction Resistance Toolkit], advocacy, organizing & fundraising tools
 
*[https://www.thunderclap.it Thunderclap], amplifying a message on social media
 
*[https://www.thunderclap.it Thunderclap], amplifying a message on social media
 
*[http://oe9e345wags3x5qikp6dg012.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/BL_Memo_Final.pdf Advice for women candidates] from the [http://www.barbaraleefoundation.org/ Barbara Lee Family Foundation]
 
*[http://oe9e345wags3x5qikp6dg012.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/BL_Memo_Final.pdf Advice for women candidates] from the [http://www.barbaraleefoundation.org/ Barbara Lee Family Foundation]
 +
 
See also [[Elections]]
 
See also [[Elections]]
  
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*[https://www.runforoffice.org/ Run for Office] (find the offices you are eligible to run for)
 
*[https://www.runforoffice.org/ Run for Office] (find the offices you are eligible to run for)
 
*[https://www.runforsomething.net/ Run For Something] (specializes in progressives younger than 35)
 
*[https://www.runforsomething.net/ Run For Something] (specializes in progressives younger than 35)
 +
*[http://runningstartonline.org/ Running Start]
 
*[http://www.sheshouldrun.org/incubator She Should Run]
 
*[http://www.sheshouldrun.org/incubator She Should Run]
 
*[https://victoryfund.org/ Victory Fund], helping elect LGBTQ+ candidates
 
*[https://victoryfund.org/ Victory Fund], helping elect LGBTQ+ candidates
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=== Non-Candidate Political/Leadership Training ===
 
=== Non-Candidate Political/Leadership Training ===
 
*[http://ctwo.org/ Center for Third-World Organizing], a racial justice organization dedicated to building a social justice movement led by people of color
 
*[http://ctwo.org/ Center for Third-World Organizing], a racial justice organization dedicated to building a social justice movement led by people of color
 +
*[https://action.dccc.org/sign-up/dccc-u DCCC-U], a political training program from the [https://dccc.org Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee]
 
*[http://yeonetwork.org/our-work/front-line-leaders-academy/ Front Line Leaders Academy]
 
*[http://yeonetwork.org/our-work/front-line-leaders-academy/ Front Line Leaders Academy]
 +
*[https://peoplesaction.org/programs/leadership-development/ People's Action Leadership Development]
 
*[http://projectsouth.org/ Project South]
 
*[http://projectsouth.org/ Project South]
 
*[http://rockwoodleadership.org/ Rockwood Leadership Institute]
 
*[http://rockwoodleadership.org/ Rockwood Leadership Institute]
 +
*[https://www.seedsofpeace.org/ Seeds of Peace]
 
*[http://www.svn.org/ Social Venture Network]
 
*[http://www.svn.org/ Social Venture Network]
 
*[http://standinginourpower.com/ Standing in Our Power], leadership development for women of color
 
*[http://standinginourpower.com/ Standing in Our Power], leadership development for women of color
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*[http://www.anndouglas.net/blog/2017/1/30/how-to-avoid-being-psychologically-destroyed-by-your-newsfeed How To Avoid Being Psychologically Destroyed By Your Newsfeed] by Ann Douglas. January 30, 2017
 
*[http://www.anndouglas.net/blog/2017/1/30/how-to-avoid-being-psychologically-destroyed-by-your-newsfeed How To Avoid Being Psychologically Destroyed By Your Newsfeed] by Ann Douglas. January 30, 2017
 
*[https://medium.com/the-coffeelicious/how-to-stayoutraged-without-losing-your-mind-fc0c41aa68f3#.az085393o How to Stay Outraged Without Losing Your Mind] by Mirah Curzer. January 16, 2017.
 
*[https://medium.com/the-coffeelicious/how-to-stayoutraged-without-losing-your-mind-fc0c41aa68f3#.az085393o How to Stay Outraged Without Losing Your Mind] by Mirah Curzer. January 16, 2017.
 +
*[https://thousandshadesofgray.com/2017/03/26/activism-for-introverts-and-highly-sensitive-people/ Introverts' guide to activism]—there are more related articles at the end of the post
 
*[https://superyesmore.com/productivity-in-terrible-times-709d4b3127d845e2d090bf94f0b93263 Productivity in Terrible Times] by Eileen Webb. January 5, 2017.
 
*[https://superyesmore.com/productivity-in-terrible-times-709d4b3127d845e2d090bf94f0b93263 Productivity in Terrible Times] by Eileen Webb. January 5, 2017.
*[https://www.tinyletter.com/revel-reflect-recharge Revel Reflect Recharge] by Annette Kraus: Motivation and methods to keep resisting for the long haul.
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*[https://www.tinyletter.com/revel-reflect-recharge Revel Reflect Recharge] by Annette Kraus: Motivation and methods to keep resisting for the long haul. See in particular the [https://tinyletter.com/revel-reflect-recharge/letters/a-recharge-toolkit Recharge Toolkit] and [https://tinyletter.com/revel-reflect-recharge/letters/let-s-review-the-concept-of-self-care Review of the Concept of Self Care]
 +
*[http://self-care-club.tumblr.com/ Self Care Club]
 +
*[http://www.peaceisloud.org/small-victories/ Small Victories], a newsletter from Peace Is Loud
 +
*[https://vtt.ovc.ojp.gov/ Vicarious Trauma Toolkit]
  
 
===Podcasts===
 
===Podcasts===
 +
*[https://www.selfcaresundayspodcast.com/ Self-Care Sundays], a podcast interviewing a variety of people about their self-care practices
 
*[http://www.sleepwithmepodcast.com/ Sleep With Me], boring stories to help you sleep
 
*[http://www.sleepwithmepodcast.com/ Sleep With Me], boring stories to help you sleep
  
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*[https://www.girardatlarge.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Bias-Free-Language-Guide-Inclusive-Excellence-073015.pdf Bias-free language guide], University of New Hampshire
 
*[https://www.girardatlarge.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Bias-Free-Language-Guide-Inclusive-Excellence-073015.pdf Bias-free language guide], University of New Hampshire
 
*[http://www.mediamatters.org/blog/2017/02/17/do-s-and-don-ts-covering-immigration-under-trump/215388 Covering Immigration Under Trump], Media Matters for America
 
*[http://www.mediamatters.org/blog/2017/02/17/do-s-and-don-ts-covering-immigration-under-trump/215388 Covering Immigration Under Trump], Media Matters for America
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*[https://pen.org/defending-free-expression-a-toolkit-for-writers-and-readers/?utm_source=Communications&utm_campaign=4ed64e3cc4-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_03_17&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c67d07604c-4ed64e3cc4-247468217&mc_cid=4ed64e3cc4&mc_eid=637eeeb5db Defending Free Expression: A Toolkit for Writers and Readers]
 
*[http://ncdj.org/style-guide/ Disability Language Style Guide], National Center on Disability and Journalism
 
*[http://ncdj.org/style-guide/ Disability Language Style Guide], National Center on Disability and Journalism
 
*[http://www.glaad.org/reference GLAAD Media Reference Guide]
 
*[http://www.glaad.org/reference GLAAD Media Reference Guide]
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*[https://autisticadvocacy.org/home/about-asan/identity-first-language/ Identity-First Language], Autistic Self Advocacy Center
 
*[https://autisticadvocacy.org/home/about-asan/identity-first-language/ Identity-First Language], Autistic Self Advocacy Center
 
*[http://www.aaja.org/coverageguide/ Guide to Covering Asian America], Asian American Journalists Association
 
*[http://www.aaja.org/coverageguide/ Guide to Covering Asian America], Asian American Journalists Association
*Several takes on covering Trump's tweets: [https://www.poynter.org/2017/heres-how-news-organizations-should-cover-president-trumps-tweets/448160/], [https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/12/resisting-trumps-tweets/509222/], [https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/29/business/media/if-trump-tweets-it-is-it-news-a-quandary-for-the-news-media.html?_r=0],
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*Several takes on covering Trump's tweets: [https://www.poynter.org/2017/heres-how-news-organizations-should-cover-president-trumps-tweets/448160/], [https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/12/resisting-trumps-tweets/509222/], [https://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/29/business/media/if-trump-tweets-it-is-it-news-a-quandary-for-the-news-media.html?_r=0]
 
*[http://www.journaliststoolbox.org/category/electionspolitics/?utm_content=buffer1b971&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Journalists' Toolbox] for covering election/politics
 
*[http://www.journaliststoolbox.org/category/electionspolitics/?utm_content=buffer1b971&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Journalists' Toolbox] for covering election/politics
 
*[http://www.nabj.org/?styleguide National Association of Black Journalists Style Guide]
 
*[http://www.nabj.org/?styleguide National Association of Black Journalists Style Guide]
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*[https://www.raceforward.org/reporting-guide Race Forward], Race Reporting Guide
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*[https://www.raceforward.org/press/releases/best-practices-journalists-reporting-police-killings-black-and-brown-people?utm_term=Best%20Practices%20for%20Journalists%20Reporting%20on%20Police%20Killings%20of%20Black%20and%20Brown%20People&utm_campaign=Necessary%20Conversations%20During%20An%20Urgent%20Time%20&utm_content=email&utm_source=Act-On+Software&utm_medium=email&cm_mmc=Act-On%20Software-_-email-_-Necessary%20Conversations%20During%20An%20Urgent%20Time%20-_-Best%20Practices%20for%20Journalists%20Reporting%20on%20Police%20Killings%20of%20Black%20and%20Brown%20People Race Forward], Best Practices for Journalists Reporting on Police Killings of Black and Brown People
 
*[http://resistanc.com/support-resistanc Resistanc], a resistance news site looking for contributors
 
*[http://resistanc.com/support-resistanc Resistanc], a resistance news site looking for contributors
 
*[https://www.rcfp.org/browse-media-law-resources/digital-journalists-legal-guide Digital Journalist's Legal Guide]
 
*[https://www.rcfp.org/browse-media-law-resources/digital-journalists-legal-guide Digital Journalist's Legal Guide]
 
*[https://gopostmatic.com/press/ Postmatic Press], services for independent news organizations
 
*[https://gopostmatic.com/press/ Postmatic Press], services for independent news organizations
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*[http://www.cjr.org/covering_trump/trump_coverage_tools.php Tools to Enhance Your Trump Coverage], from the Columbia Journalism Review
  
 
===For Lawyers===
 
===For Lawyers===
 +
*[https://www.aclu.org/sites/default/files/field_document/malware_guide_3-30-17-v2.pdf Challenging Government Hacking in Criminal Cases]: a guide from the ACLU, EFF, and NACDL
 
*[https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/administrative/lawyers_professional_liability/ls_lpl_pro_bono_work_and_malpractice_coverage.authcheckdam.pdf Pro Bono Work and Malpractice Coverage: A Guide for the Pro Bono Attorney], American Bar Association
 
*[https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/administrative/lawyers_professional_liability/ls_lpl_pro_bono_work_and_malpractice_coverage.authcheckdam.pdf Pro Bono Work and Malpractice Coverage: A Guide for the Pro Bono Attorney], American Bar Association
 
*[https://www.helpthelawyers.us/ Help the Lawyers], connecting people to lawyers
 
*[https://www.helpthelawyers.us/ Help the Lawyers], connecting people to lawyers
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====Pro Bono Opportunities====
 
====Pro Bono Opportunities====
 
*[http://www.theadvocatesforhumanrights.org/ Advocates for Human Rights]
 
*[http://www.theadvocatesforhumanrights.org/ Advocates for Human Rights]
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*[https://refugeerights.org/our-work/chapters/ International Refugee Assistance Project] chapters at law schools
 
*[https://refugeerights.org/our-work/chapters/ International Refugee Assistance Project] chapters at law schools
  
=====Filing petitions for the immigration EO=====
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====Filing petitions for the immigration EO====
 
* [https://uploadfiles.io/eade3/ Immigration Law: A Primer]
 
* [https://uploadfiles.io/eade3/ Immigration Law: A Primer]
 
* [https://uploadfiles.io/ef3e91/ Federal Courts 2013 (Golove) Outline]
 
* [https://uploadfiles.io/ef3e91/ Federal Courts 2013 (Golove) Outline]
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*[http://www.aam-us.org/advocacy/museums-advocacy-day/advocate-from-anywhere Advocate from Anywhere]
 
*[http://www.aam-us.org/advocacy/museums-advocacy-day/advocate-from-anywhere Advocate from Anywhere]
 
*[https://libraryfreedomproject.org/ourwork/workshops/ Library Freedom Project] workshops for librarians
 
*[https://libraryfreedomproject.org/ourwork/workshops/ Library Freedom Project] workshops for librarians
 +
*[http://litnet.org/SAVEtheNEA/ Save the NEA] advocacy for NEA/NEH
 +
*[http://www.nehimpact.org/grant/63475 NEH Impact] find NEH projects by zip code
 +
 +
===For Organizers===
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*[https://www.actionalliance.co/ Action Alliance]: join for help with organizing
 +
*[http://capitolcall.org/organizers.html Capitol Call]: power your grassroots political action campaign—keeping your volunteers and cause followers informed of how they can get involved
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*[http://www.democracypartners.com/ Democracy Partners]
 +
*[http://getgroundgame.com/ Ground Game], organizing tools for progressive campaigns, unions, and advocacy groups
 +
*[https://www.indivisibleguide.com/resources-2/media-training Media training] from Indivisible
 +
*[http://www.wdtmplatform.net WDTM Platform]: An organizing, communication, and project management tool for action groups
  
 
===For Religious Leaders===
 
===For Religious Leaders===
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===For Teachers===
 
===For Teachers===
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*[https://acespace.org/teachers ACE Space]: teaching about climate change
 
*[http://drc.centerfornewsliteracy.org/ Center for News Literacy]: Teaching news literacy
 
*[http://drc.centerfornewsliteracy.org/ Center for News Literacy]: Teaching news literacy
 
*[https://www.facinghistory.org/educator-resources Facing History: Educator Resources]
 
*[https://www.facinghistory.org/educator-resources Facing History: Educator Resources]
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*[https://www.glsen.org/article/educators-support-trans-and-gnc-students GLSEN]: Educator Resources and [https://www.glsen.org/safespace Safe Space Kit]
 
*[https://www.glsen.org/article/educators-support-trans-and-gnc-students GLSEN]: Educator Resources and [https://www.glsen.org/safespace Safe Space Kit]
 
*[http://www.lambdalegal.org/know-your-rights/article/youth-tgnc-friendly-schools How Schools Can Support Transgender Students,] from Lambda Legal
 
*[http://www.lambdalegal.org/know-your-rights/article/youth-tgnc-friendly-schools How Schools Can Support Transgender Students,] from Lambda Legal
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Ah9o0KjwFJD0x5Ii8HHCOHrKz2ECHVF2ikOKIEVUjOA/edit?link_id=4&can_id=593e086e998c1419b30545299b7edbb0&source=email-calling-all-educators-who-support-undocumented-immigrants&email_referrer=calling-all-educators-who-support-undocumented-immigrants&email_subject=calling-all-educators-who-support-undocumented-immigrants National Institutions Coming Out Day], Institutional policies and programs with & for undocumented students (from [https://unitedwedream.org/celebrate-national-institutions-coming-day-us-2/ United We Dream]
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/16/learning/lesson-plans/teaching-and-learning-about-governmental-checks-and-balances-and-the-trump-administration.html NYT]: Civics lesson plan
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/16/learning/lesson-plans/teaching-and-learning-about-governmental-checks-and-balances-and-the-trump-administration.html NYT]: Civics lesson plan
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/19/learning/lesson-plans/evaluating-sources-in-a-post-truth-world-ideas-for-teaching-and-learning-about-fake-news.html NYT:] Teaching and learning about fake news
 
*[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/19/learning/lesson-plans/evaluating-sources-in-a-post-truth-world-ideas-for-teaching-and-learning-about-fake-news.html NYT:] Teaching and learning about fake news
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*[http://www.radicalteacher.net/ Radical Teacher], resource guides for educators (and more)
 
*[http://www.radicalteacher.net/ Radical Teacher], resource guides for educators (and more)
 
*[http://www.thenyic.org/node/5238 Supporting Immigrant Students], New York Immigration Coalition
 
*[http://www.thenyic.org/node/5238 Supporting Immigrant Students], New York Immigration Coalition
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*[http://www.teachhumanrights.com/lesson-plans.html Teach Human Rights]
 
*[https://www.teachprogress.org/ Teach Progress], strengthening our democracy one school at a time
 
*[https://www.teachprogress.org/ Teach Progress], strengthening our democracy one school at a time
 
*[http://www.tolerance.org/ Teaching Tolerance], from the Southern Poverty Law Center
 
*[http://www.tolerance.org/ Teaching Tolerance], from the Southern Poverty Law Center
 
*[http://www.transstudent.org/ Trans Student Educational Resource]
 
*[http://www.transstudent.org/ Trans Student Educational Resource]
 
*[http://classroom.therefugeecenter.org/programs/volunteering-with-refugees Volunteering with Refugees], an online class from the Refugee Center
 
*[http://classroom.therefugeecenter.org/programs/volunteering-with-refugees Volunteering with Refugees], an online class from the Refugee Center
*[https://acespace.org/teachers ACE Space]: teaching about climate change
 
 
*[https://zinnedproject.org/teaching-materials/ Zinn Education Project: Teaching a People's History]
 
*[https://zinnedproject.org/teaching-materials/ Zinn Education Project: Teaching a People's History]
  
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*[http://fatalencounters.org/ Fatal Encounters], police violence database
 
*[http://fatalencounters.org/ Fatal Encounters], police violence database
 
*[https://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu/ Global Nonviolent Action Database]
 
*[https://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu/ Global Nonviolent Action Database]
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*[http://archive.org/web/ Internet Archive] (WayBack Machine)
 
*[http://mappingpoliceviolence.org/ Mapping Police Violence], police violence data and analysis
 
*[http://mappingpoliceviolence.org/ Mapping Police Violence], police violence data and analysis
 
*[http://nationalequityatlas.org/ National Equity Atlas], find data on racial and socioeconomic inequities
 
*[http://nationalequityatlas.org/ National Equity Atlas], find data on racial and socioeconomic inequities
 
*[http://www.du.edu/korbel/sie/research/chenow_navco_data.html Nonviolent and Violent Campaigns and Outcomes (NAVCO) Data Project], data for evaluating resistance campaigns
 
*[http://www.du.edu/korbel/sie/research/chenow_navco_data.html Nonviolent and Violent Campaigns and Outcomes (NAVCO) Data Project], data for evaluating resistance campaigns
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*[https://www.opensecrets.org OpenSecrets], database to track federal campaign contributions from lobbyists and other contributors, by the Center for Responsive Politics
 
*[https://www.splcenter.org/ Southern Poverty Law Center], data on hate crimes and activity
 
*[https://www.splcenter.org/ Southern Poverty Law Center], data on hate crimes and activity
*[http://archive.org/web/ Internet Archive] (WayBack Machine)
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*[https://www.usafacts.org/ '''USA Facts'''], "our nation in numbers"—federal, state, and local data from more than 70 government sources
  
 
== [[File:readings.png | left | 50px | Learning Tools | link= ]] Learning Tools ==
 
== [[File:readings.png | left | 50px | Learning Tools | link= ]] Learning Tools ==
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*[https://www.thefourfiftyone.com/ The FourFiftyOne]
 
*[https://www.thefourfiftyone.com/ The FourFiftyOne]
 
*[http://www.hellbentpodcast.com/ Hellbent], "a feminist podcast for those who resist and persist"
 
*[http://www.hellbentpodcast.com/ Hellbent], "a feminist podcast for those who resist and persist"
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*[http://www.wnyc.org/story/introducing-new-social-experiment-indivisible-podcast/ Home of the Brave], Scott Carrier's original stories from This American Life and reporting on current events
 
*[https://www.wnyc.org/shows/indivisible Indivisible] from WNYC (not related to the Indivisible Guide)
 
*[https://www.wnyc.org/shows/indivisible Indivisible] from WNYC (not related to the Indivisible Guide)
 
*[http://www.intelligencesquaredus.org Intelligence Squared]
 
*[http://www.intelligencesquaredus.org Intelligence Squared]
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=== Videos ===
 
=== Videos ===
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duhV0hsF9Zw Explanation of FISA/FISC] (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act/Court)
 
*[http://www.law.nyu.edu/immigrantrightsclinic/community-resources/videos/ Immigration Rights Teach-In and Know Your Rights Presentations]—see also [[Crisis_Resources#Immigration_Crisis_Resources|Immigration Crisis Resources]]
 
*[http://www.law.nyu.edu/immigrantrightsclinic/community-resources/videos/ Immigration Rights Teach-In and Know Your Rights Presentations]—see also [[Crisis_Resources#Immigration_Crisis_Resources|Immigration Crisis Resources]]
 
*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0w3ZkZQIvDk/ Teach-In on Resisting Muslim Registries]
 
*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0w3ZkZQIvDk/ Teach-In on Resisting Muslim Registries]
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*[https://www.ted.com/talks/jonathan_haidt_on_the_moral_mind/ The Moral Roots of Liberals and Conservatives]
 
*[https://www.ted.com/talks/jonathan_haidt_on_the_moral_mind/ The Moral Roots of Liberals and Conservatives]
 
*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEGpriv2TAc&feature=em-share_video_user Obamacare repeal/replace] explanation, from John Oliver
 
*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEGpriv2TAc&feature=em-share_video_user Obamacare repeal/replace] explanation, from John Oliver
 
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*[https://soundcloud.com/randi-k-brown/appropriately-ambitious Appropriately Ambitious] discussion of the Edrew F. Supreme Court decision on learning opportunities for students with disabilities
===Breaking Out of the Media Bubble===
 
**[http://www.getpolarnews.com/ Polar News]: pairs articles on various sides of the issues
 

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Post resources and tools that people can use to organize, resist, and advocate for policy and systems change.

Contents

Intervening to Stop Everyday Injustices
Intervening to Stop Everyday Injustices
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Volunteering
Volunteering
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See also Organizations Looking for Volunteers

Advocacy Tools
Contacting Elected Officials
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Tips[edit]

Senators and Representatives[edit]

  • Check out this guide to every member of the 115th Congress.

Phone[edit]

Fax/Mail[edit]

White House[edit]

  • White House Comment Line: 202-246-1111
  • Fallada Project, send postcards for the resistance

Scripts and Alerts[edit]

  • Action Hub from What Do I Do About Trump has action alerts, mainly legislative-oriented, from 80+ groups
  • Action Alliance, an alliance of 80+ call-to-action sites/organizations*5 Calls, a step-by-step guide organized by issue, including WHO to call and WHAT to say
  • Alder, an iPhone app that gives you one relevant political action every day.
  • Sign up for CallsForChange to get a weekly text and/or email with background on issues, a sample script, and the phone numbers for your members of Congress for one-tap calling from your smartphone.
  • The Sixty Five, weekly advocacy calls to action
  • Try Voices, app for advocacy alerts and help calling reps

Tracking Trump[edit]

Supreme Court Resistance[edit]

Organizing
Organizing
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Guides for Organizing[edit]

See also organizations offering activism training and readings on building movements and organizing.

Issue Guides[edit]

Social Justice/General[edit]

Disability Justice[edit]

Environmental[edit]

Organizing Toolkit

Immigrant Rights[edit]

Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence[edit]

Town Hall Guides (meeting your reps in person)[edit]

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Communications
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Talking to Others About the Issues[edit]

Hearing the Other Side[edit]

Secure Ways of Leaking to the Press[edit]

Social Media Tools[edit]

Building Websites / Platforms[edit]

Communications Platforms[edit]

Working with the Media[edit]

Media Literacy[edit]

Also check out Digital Security and Media Normalization

Events, Direct Actions, and Protests
Events, Direct Actions, and Protests
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Listing Protests[edit]

See also Upcoming Events/Opportunities and your state page.

How to Protest[edit]

Protest Tools[edit]

Creating Demands[edit]

Protester Safety[edit]

Tracking Legislation / Litigation
Tracking Legislation / Litigation
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Tracking Legislation[edit]

Tracking Litigation (court cases)[edit]

Advocating to Businesses / Banks
Advocating to Businesses / Banks
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Boycotts[edit]

Banking[edit]

Elections/Campaigns
Elections / Campaigning
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General[edit]

Campaigns to Work On[edit]

Campaign and Election Tools[edit]

See also Elections

Political Training
Political Training
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Training to Run for Office[edit]

See also the Bustle article How to Run for Office for the First Time.

Non-Candidate Political/Leadership Training[edit]

Self-Care Tools
Self-Care Tools
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Podcasts[edit]

Meditation[edit]

For Professionals
For Professionals
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For Federal Employees[edit]

For Journalists and Writers[edit]

For Lawyers[edit]

Pro Bono Opportunities[edit]

Filing petitions for the immigration EO[edit]

For Librarians[edit]

For Organizers[edit]

  • Action Alliance: join for help with organizing
  • Capitol Call: power your grassroots political action campaign—keeping your volunteers and cause followers informed of how they can get involved
  • Democracy Partners
  • Ground Game, organizing tools for progressive campaigns, unions, and advocacy groups
  • Media training from Indivisible
  • WDTM Platform: An organizing, communication, and project management tool for action groups

For Religious Leaders[edit]

For Teachers[edit]

For Tech/Data People[edit]

Data Analysis and Visualization
Data Analysis and Visualization
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Data Analysis Tools[edit]

Data Visualization Tools[edit]

  • Pik to Chart, create infographics
  • Tableau, create visually appealing charts and graphs
  • Carto, mapping visualization tool

Data Sources[edit]

Learning Tools
Learning Tools
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See also Essential Readings and Resources for Teachers.

Podcasts[edit]

Videos[edit]