The in-box held this great progressive activism opportunity that shouted, “Share me!” The event info comes from Black Lives Matter, which says this happening is for everybody: Many of us spent the past year really hitting the ground hard organizing and fighting back against attacks that our people are facing everyday—through Black Lives Matter, Fight for $15, fighting for DAPA and […]
Across the nation Wednesday evening, more than 100,000 people attended 3,725 gatherings to view a livestream address by presidential candidate and Vermont senator Bernie Sanders. Eleven of those events took place in Nashville and Middle Tennessee, and I was privileged to be part of a viewing party hosted by Byron Van Buren and his family in Brentwood. Let me tell you, I am still buzzing — my mind reels! — at the thought that a grassroots revolution appears to be underway.