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Activism – Things You Can Do Right Now:

5calls.org: Spend 5 minutes, Make 5 calls

Postcards to Voters – write postcards to targeted voters in key races around the Country

Resistbot – Helps you contact your representatives with ease

Dailyaction.org – Daily alerts to action items and connect you to your Senators and Congressperson

Stand Organized – Chicago-based group helps connect you to effective political action

Town Hall Project – A List of Upcoming Town Hall Meetings for Members of Congress

Fill Out a Witness Slip to tell the Illinois General Assembly Whether You Support or Oppose Pending Legislation

Activism – More Ways to Get Involved:

Blackwomeninpolitics.com

ColorofChange.org – Helps People Respond Effectively to Injustice

DemocracyforAmerica.com

Gun Sense Candidate Lookup Tool – gunsensevoter.org

Indivisible.org – National

Indivisible Chicago

Indivisible Evanston

North Shore Indivisible 10th District

letamericavote.org – Fighting Voter Suppression

Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense in America

Movement Match – Helps You Find Organizations To Join Which Share Your Priorities

Moveon.org

Organizing for Action

Resistance School – Training in Activism

Sister District – Help Democratic Candidates Across the Country

       Sister District Greater Chicago

Swingleft.org: Help Democrats Win Swing Districts

VoteRiders.org – Supports And Helps Citizens Secure Their Voter ID

See What Our Legislators Are Doing:

congress.gov

GovTrack.us

ilga.gov – Illinois General Assembly

Running for Office:

boldprogressives.org

emergeamerica.org: Women leaders for a Democratic future

Emilyslist.org

National Democratic Training Committee

newamericanleaders.com: supporting 1st and 2nd generation Americans running for office

newpolitics.org: supporting military veterans and alumni from Peacecorps and other service orgs running for office

rustbeltrising.com

runforsomething.net

sheshouldrun.org

victoryinstitute.org: Elevating LGBTQ leaders

wellstone.org

314action.org: A grassroots group encouraging people in the STEM community to run for office


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