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Help Flip A State Legislature

By Kitchen Table Staff / May 15, 2019

The Future Now fund was created to help make political change happen in states, as described in this article. They do this by identifying state-specific opportunities, collecting money, and supporting attempts to flip partisan control, defend a majority, or break a supermajority. In 2018, 578 candidates, and elected officials from all 50 states joined the […]

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Take a look at DemWrite Press

By Kitchen Table Staff / May 14, 2019

DemWritePress is a publication that writes about political topics that should interest you a lot — but are getting precious little coverage in the media most of us usually read. Blue Wave: DemWrite covers the fight to flip congress and keep a Democratic majority. It’s a good place to learn about promising new candidates, and […]

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Send Hand-Delivered Messages to Congress

By Kitchen Table Staff / May 14, 2019

Are you frustrated that your members of Congress aren’t holding town halls, aren’t answering their phones, and are letting their voice mail overflow, so you can’t even leave a message? How can you get listened to? Herd on the Hill is an amazing organization that visits the DC offices of your elected officials and hand-delivers […]

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Cheat Sheet: Contacting People Who Run Your Government

By Kitchen Table Staff / May 14, 2019

Those people in Washington DC need to hear from you. Every day, their attention is taken up by billionaires, lobbyists (oil? coal? big pharma? you bet!), loudmouthed Fox hosts, celebrities, and Twitter posters. But YOU are who they are representing. Together, our voices can make sure that the people are represented, and that our officials […]

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Create a Welcoming Community in Your Town

By Kitchen Table Staff / May 14, 2019

The very foundations of our country are under attack when our President and others target immigrants. Most of us are descended from immigrants, and it’s important that we keep fighting back every day, as much as we can. While we can certainly speak up when we see bigotry, send money to organizations that help immigrants, […]

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Hey America: Let’s Fight This

By Kitchen Table Staff / May 2, 2019

When Trump was elected, back in 2016, the entire country was first shocked, then erupted in resistance effort., By the end of 2017, there were thousands of new resistance organizations. Organizations such as Indivisible, a grassroots resistance movement that now has a group in every town, and a blueprint for success, SwingLeft, which is focused […]