Activist Check In: Hit the Road Jeff

Dear Activists, Hopefully Amazon has learned an important lesson: You can't extort billions in tax breaks and expect people in the community to remain silent. We're inspired by the grassroots organizing that happened to stop Amazon's swindle. Public funds should be...

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Activist Check In: It’s On the House

Dear Activists, Today the Democrats officially took control of the House. And the first bill they're introducing takes aim at big money interests by proposing public campaign financing, a Constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United, and expanded voting...

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Activist Check-In: Issa Short Week

Is it just me, or did this week fly by? I blame the Fourth of July. Since when does this holiday land in the middle of the work week? I guess that didn't stop everyone from being productive, or destructive. Mr. 45, AKA The Illiterate Man in Orange, spent his holiday...

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Activist Check-In: Subway Surfers of New York City

Did you know that if you close your eyes and concentrate really hard, you can hear the moment where Governor Cuomo realizes his strategy of dodging accountability is failing? No, seriously. After spending months making believe that he had no control over the New York...

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Activist Check-In: Capital Countdown

We have anywhere between 3-6 days left in the 2017 New York State Legislative Session, and in that time we could pass automatic voter registration, grant formerly incarcerated people their right to vote, and even pass Universal Healthcare. All we need is for the...

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