The Persisters are slowly but surely coming back from summer vacation and while we were gone, we found interesting and totally not trashy ways to deal with everything that has happened over the last 200 days (who’s counting?). Feel free to try out some of these methods, or comment your own below! Always looking for… Continue reading FFAF: Ways We Cope
By the Persisterhood Staff We are smack dab in the middle of summer, and we hope everyone is staying cool from the heat with trips to the shore, popsicles, and frozen margaritas. We know you probably have 1,342 emergency podcasts to listen to because, well, shit’s cray right now, but we hope you will give… Continue reading FFAF: Persisterhood Summer Jamz
By Lizzy Heurich and the Persisterhood Staff TP presents a new series: Woman of the Week (WOW). WOW will honor a kick-ass woman who is excelling in her line of work, in her personal life, or elsewhere. A WOW can also just be a lady who is keeping it real. Although WOW should be every… Continue reading WOW: Senator Kamala Harris
By the Persisterhood Staff Two weeks ago, the Supreme Court issued an opinion in Henson v. Santander Consumer USA that at first glance seems uninteresting -- it’s about whether debt buyers are subject to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act -- but has important policy consequences. As SCOTUS was quite clear that this is a… Continue reading Take Action: Write Your Representatives About Extending Debt Collection Protection
If you read our blog, you probably consider yourself to be part of the resistance. Some of you may have been fighting for justice for years, others may have joined the cause in response to the election of our current President. Perhaps you went to the Women’s March and/or one of the many marches that… Continue reading I called my Senators. Here’s what happened.