Don't just sit there, take action!!!
This page was created to assist you in letting your voice be heard. Now with the Internet it has never been easier to write to your government officials. There is also a collection of sites to let you express your opinion, speak out and say what is on your mind. Together we can make a difference. So get involved in your government, contact your representatives.
If you value your comfort and security more than you value your freedom, then you will surely lose both. --- Benjamin Franklin
"A country cannot be both ignorant and free..." --- Thomas Jefferson
" If the freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter."--- George Washington -
"Your silence will not protect you" --- Audre Lorde
"You can only protect your liberties in this world by protecting the other man's freedom. You can only be free if I am free." --Clarence Darrow
Links to activist websites
Jobs with Justice -- Jobs With Justice believes that all workers should have collective bargaining rights, employment security, and a decent standard of living within an economy that works for everyone. We bring together labor, community, student, and faith voices at the national and local levels to win improvements in people’s lives and shape the public discourse on workers’ rights and the economy.
Labourstart -- Where trade unionists start their day on the net.
The American Civil Liberties Union : Has pre-written letters to your representatives on many important issues.
Progressive Portal: Your Site for Easy Progressive Activism.
MoveOn.org: MoveOn is dedicated to realizing the potential of the Internet to democratize politics.
Economic Democracy Information Network (EDIN):
Political Information.com Search for: Political & Policy Bookstore Campaigns News Government Info Political Portals Grassroots Issues Parties & Orgs Research Tools
"The harder the conflict, the more
glorious the triumph.
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