Female identifying and supporting persons will protest and strike in solidarity with Women & Allies on December 12th, in cities across the United States, against the normalization of the misogyny, racism, bigotry, and hate promoted under the representation of Donald Trump. We will stand in support of the petition signed by more 4.8 million people, appealing to the members of the electoral college to declare Trump unfit for the presidency with a vote against him on December 19th and in favor of the majority winner of the presidential election, Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Those slated to speak at the Portland event include queer activist and social justice worker, Rabbi Debra Kolodny; the executive directive at Elders in Action, Barbara Bernstein; lead organizer of Don't Shoot Portland, Teressa Raiford Mazique; minister and activist, Linda Jaramillo; Q-Center board member and activist, Geeta Lewis; queer Indigenous (P'urhepecha) woman, experienced organizer, and dynamic speaker, Stephanie Patricio; and loud-mouth humor writer with a microphone, Carisa Miller.
Coordinated events will be held in Portland, Los Angeles, Oakland , Santa Barbara, San Francisco, Denver, New Haven, Ft. Lauderdale, Boston, NYC, Providence, Tampa, Winston-Salem, Detroit, Sag Harbor, Portsmouth, Columbus, Lehigh Valley/Bethlehem, Bastrop County, Dallas, Houston, Seattle, Minneapolis
Psst! I made this: Not-Up-For-Grabs.org is a female formed and guided source promoting education and activism through the sharing of existing resources as they emerge in the specific wake of the 2016 presidential election. We share news, calls to action, events, human/environmental rights supporting organizations, relevant art, etc. which support and encourage peaceful resistance and work against the normalization of hateful, discriminating persons and actions. We are ALL rights oriented: Women's Rights Are Human Rights, Love is Love, Black Lives Matter, Science is Real, No Human is Illegal, Stronger Together, and all the kind, loving, and inclusive rest.