Episode 200: Calls to Action
Help veterans: 1) Support bills that help veterans and the VA; 2) Post the Veteran Suicide Hotline (1-800-273-8255); 3) Befriend a veteran.
20/20 Challenge: Register 20 of your friends to vote & get them to register 20 of their friends to vote. Tell them why it’s important to vote.
Pre-existing conditions. Call Members of Congress (202-224-3121) and ask them to protect pre-existing conditions.
First steps in running to vote: 1) Discuss with family & friends; 2) Determine why you are running; 3) Research election laws (contact board of elections); 4) Meet with local party leaders; 5) Meet with current and/or previous office holders; 6) Design gameplan.
Try Meatless Mondays
Join the Courage to Run
Join the Open Progress texting team
Help prevent suicide by helping out with or donating to organizations like Suicide Prevention Resource Center and American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Specifically for the prevention of teen suicide, help the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide.
Text PPact to 22422 to stay in the loop about reproductive rights and get action alerts.
Become a Veterans Advocate
Jennifer Fisher/Postcards for America
Ask members of Congress to support H.R.590 - Freedom of Religion Act of 2019: To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that an alien may not be denied admission or entry to the United States, or other immigration benefits, because of the aliens religion. Suggest text can be found on the Postcards for America site.
Our End Credits are read by Sonya Daniel.
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"Are You Listening" from Elephant Shaped Trees by IMUNURI.
Released February 3, 2018.
Composed by André Pilette, with the help of Adam Garcia, Stephanie Leary, and Dan Wilson.
Lyrics written by Stephanie Leary.
Produced by André Pilette and Stephanie Leary.
Mixed by Brett Ryan Stewart of The Sound Shelter in Nashville, TN.
Mastered by Michael Fossenkemper of Turtle Tone Studio in NYC.
Song used with permission by the band.