Better than a marathon

“This is a marathon. We have to pace ourselves to go the distance.” That’s what everyone I knew was saying a few months after The Election. And everyone, including me, nodded in agreement. Pace myself. Yes, that makes sense. Every day I’m involved in the work of creating a better America, I think about how to…

On the value of rest

Q. Why does the Americans of Conscience Checklist take a break every month? A. We’ve learned a few things after 18 months of creating a weekly 3000-word document that helps Americans speak up without drama or name calling. We love helping people find hope and encouragement to participate in creating a better America. Here’s the…

Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of June 10, 2018

83 weeks down, 21 weeks to mid-term elections. This checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and decency. We also practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration to stay engaged. Urgent actions are highlighted in yellow. I value equality. Stand with your rainbow of neighbors from every religion, race, ethnicity, culture, gender,…