Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of August 11, 2019

159 weeks down, 64 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value democracy. With respect and collaboration, we work to create a nation that welcomes all people, expands…

Empower your neighbors to vote 2019!

Want to empower American voters? Do any or all of these actions! Action 1: Empower future voters.  Over 21 million Americans lack the ID they need to live full lives. Spread the Vote  assists members of our communities obtain the IDs they need for jobs, housing, health care, and, most importantly, identity. Spread the Vote’s Project ID…

Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of July 28, 2019

157 weeks down, 66 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value democracy. With respect and collaboration, we work to create a nation that welcomes all people, expands freedoms,…

Where I’m finding hope

“I simply can’t build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery, and death. I see the world gradually being turned into a wilderness, I hear the ever approaching thunder, which will destroy us too, I can feel the sufferings of millions and yet, if I look up into the heavens, I think…