Politics

Mass Shootings by the Numbers

By Lizzy Heurich Another day in the United States, another mass shooting.  We know how the news coverage unfolds in a situation like this: if the shooter is white, it’s not terrorism; if the shooter is a person of color, it’s terrorism; thoughts and prayers; “how could this happen here?”; and “let’s not bring politics… Continue reading Mass Shootings by the Numbers

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Feminism, Millennials, Politics

A Millennial Feminist Wish List

Once upon a time, Persister Lizzy texted our group thread saying, “OMG, I just remembered my dream. I am fairly positive it involved outlining all the things women want/problems we deal with to someone (maybe the Crooked Media bros) I went ham though.” Perhaps the recent six-month anniversary of the Women’s March was on her… Continue reading A Millennial Feminist Wish List

Action, Politics, Uncategorized

I called my Senators. Here’s what happened.

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.