Resources

Tools

INDIVISIBLE: A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR RESISTING THE TRUMP AGENDA: This has become THE guide which so many groups are using, written by former congressional staffers who reveal best practices for making Congress listen.

Five Minute Actions by Small Steps for a Big Impact. Action items for our times, in five minutes or less. They email you daily and provide you with the script and who to call for current issues.

Daily Action sends a text message with phone numbers for who to call and links to background information.

5Calls has apps for Android & iPhone and provides phone numbers and scripts

Flippable –  galvanizing efforts to flip districts to blue at the state level

Swing Left – tool for finding the closest swing district to regain the House of Representatives

Resistance Manual – Open-source Wiki covering the most pressing issues, updated regularly.

Find Your State Legislator – put their contact information in your phone so it’s easy to call them and get active at the state level

Town Hall – tool to find an upcoming Town Hall near to you.

Resistbot – turns your text messages into letters that are sent to your representatives

 

Know Your Rights – Anti-Muslim Discrimination

Know Your Rights – Stopped by Police, Immigration Agents or FBI

For Californians

California Cavalry – using the energy of blue Cali to help Democratic candidates in other states

Courage Campaign – online community fighting for progressive causes in California

Inspiration

How Not To Be Afraid – this article inspired me to start doing something, but not from a place of fear.

Byron Katie’s The Work helps to address the additional fears we create in our minds. See how she works in Donald Trump Frightens Me and I’m Afraid of Trump.