NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE, 1/19/13
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STOP GUN VIOLENCE
1. Continuous Updates on Gun Violence – The Lede Blog NY Times
2. Now Is The Time: Obama Administration Proposal on Gun Violence Reform
3. Contact Your Congressman re: Gun Safety
4. Best Reporting on Gun Violence via Pro Publica
5. Open Secrets: Who’s in the pocket of the NRA?
6. Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence:
Understanding the link between weak gun laws & violence
7. Mayors Against Illegal Guns
8. Must Watch Video: Cure Violence – “Hidden America: Don’t Shoot I Wanna Grow Up”
THE GOP WAR ON WOMEN
1. #TeamUterati Follow on Twitter for updates on the reproductive legislation battle & join the collaborative effort to combat challenges to women’s choice.
2. Women’s Strike Force: This is a bipartisan SuperPac that has been created to put a stop to legislative attacks on women.
3. National March Against The War on Women: Will be held in Washington DC on 4/28/12.
4. Planned Parenthood: Defend your choice! Ways to get involved.
CALLS TO ACTION
1. Rebuild The Dream #TheDream
3. Miss Representation: Empowering Women & Girls
4. Get The Money Out Of Politics
WEBSITES YOU OUGHTA KNOW
1. Occupy Wall Street (Movement) #OWS #OccupyWallStreetNYC
4. Common Dreams: Building a Progressive Community
ARTICLES OF INTEREST & BLOGS
1. Barry Deloatch shooting & Protest Info.
2. Get The Money Out Of Politics
4. On Diversification Of The Occupy Wall Street Movement
5. Angry Black Lady On Race & The Democratic Party
6. Harry Belafonte: “You Can’t Wish The Issue Of Race Away”
7. A History of Georgia’s 1%: Why You Must Face Race To Occupy Georgia
8. Traite du Savoir – Vivre for The Occupy Wall Street Generations
9. Occupied Wall Street Journal (Newspaper for OWS)
10. The Philanthropy Of President Obama
13. Feminism and Change in the Arab World: Why Do They Hate Us? Mona Eltahawy
VIDEOS FOR THOSE WITH SHORT ATTENTION SPANS 🙂
1. MSNBC on NYPD Police Brutality
2. Immortal Technique At Occupy Wall Street
3. Brooklyn Bridge OWS March – Police Arrests
4. The Pathology Of White Privilege
5. Bank of America Refuses to close client accounts
6. Global Protest 10/15/11 – Madrid and RT Coverage
7. The Voices Of Occupy South Africa
8. Melissa Harris Perry & Mona Eltahawy discuss Feminism in the Arab world: Why Do They Hate Us?
9. Piers Morgan & Gun Advocates discuss escalating gun violence in the US
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