TAKE ACTION

 
 

Our favorite sites and research tools:

ACTIVIST SITES

  • INDIVISIBLE GUIDE More than 4,500 local groups have signed up to resist the Trump agenda in nearly every congressional district in the country. 
    INDIVISIBLEGUIDE.COM
  • WOMEN'S MARCH LINK TO THE WOMEN'S MARCH WEBSITE
  • SWING LEFT Swing Districts are places where the winner of the last House of Representatives election was determined by a thin margin. Swing Left helps find and commit to supporting progressives in your closest Swing District so that you can help ensure we take back the House in 2018. LINK TO SWING LEFT
  • AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNIONLINK TO AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION
  • LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization, with its national office in Washington, DC, and local and state Leagues in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Virgin Islands. LINK TO LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS
  • SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER Dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society. LINK TO SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER
  • COMMON CAUSE One of the nation’s oldest and largest citizen advocacy organizations. LINK TO COMMON CAUSE
  • COMMITTEE TO PROTECT JOURNALISTS Promotes press freedom worldwide.  LINK TO COMMITTEE TO PROTECT JOURNALISTS

CALL OR WRITE

INDIVISIBLE PARTNERS WITH THE OpEd PROJECT Learn to write op-eds that make a difference. We’re partnering with The OpEd Project to offer a new joint resource on writing and pitching op-eds. Check out the resource here and take some time to get issues you care about in newsprint.

  • 5 CALLS: MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD Calling members of Congress is the most effective way to have your voice heard. Calls are tallied by staffers and the count is given to your representatives, informing them how strongly their constituents feel about a current issue.  LINK TO 5 CALLS
  • DAILY ACTION Makes civic engagement easy, with a single action every day—connecting citizens to their legislators with a quick swipe of their phones. LINK TO DAILY ACTION
  • FAX ZERO Send a fax to your Congressional Representative or Senator. LINK TO FAXZERO.COM
  • TOWN HALL PROJECT Volunteer-powered, grassroots effort that empowers constituents to have face-to-face conversations with their elected representatives.  LINK TO TOWN HALL PROJECT

RESEARCH & VOTING 

  • NATE SILVER'S 538: TRACKING CONGRESS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP A tally of how often every member of the House and the Senate votes with or against the president." LINK TO TRACKING CONGRESS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP
  • POLITIFACT PolitiFact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others on its Truth-O-Meter. LINK TO POLITIFACT
  • VOTE SMART Listings and contact information for all office holders - local, state, and federal levels; all Congressional and Senate Committees and their members; all voting records on existing legislation. LINK TO VOTE SMART
  • FLIPPABLE flip seats, win states, rebuild our country LINK TO FLIPPABLE
  • TRACK BILL TrackBill puts you in complete control of state and federal legislative information, so you'll never miss an important bill. LINK TO TRACKBILL
  • FACTCHECK.ORG Aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. LINK TO FACTCHECK.ORG