March 8 is International Women’s Day 2018, this year’s theme is #PressforProgress

March 8 International Women’s Day 2018 campaign theme:  #PressforProgress From the International Women’s Day Organization: With the World Economic Forum’s 2017 Global Gender Gap Report findings telling us that gender parity is over 200 years away – there has never been a more important time to keep motivated and #PressforProgress. And with global activism for…

Call to Action: Share your story! MA is considering a bill to protect access to contraception.

PASSED!!!  While congress is considering the future of our healthcare – MA legislators are considering a bill that will continue to provide protect the access to contraceptives that the Republicans in Congress plan to remove. We need your voice! Find a Fact Sheet on this bill  here: ACCESS Fact Sheet_CFC_ Please consider submitting written testimony…

CALL TO ACTION! SAVE healthcare, STOP Trumpcare, what YOU can do NOW

What is going on in our government right now is atrocious. Thirteen white, male, U.S. senators are crafting legislation that will impact all of us, and will effect 1/6 of the US economy in secret, behind closed doors. Mitch McConnell is going to allow this bill to go to a vote NEXT WEEK without ANY public hearings, and will manipulate rules to prevent any amendments. We must speak up and speak out NOW!! Here’s what you can do.

Join us for an important ‘Resistance’ training!

We encourage our members and followers to attend this event! ACLU People Power Action Event – March 11 Unitarian Church of Barnstable 3330 Main Street Barnstable, MA 02630 Get Map Date and time: March 11 at 4:30pm ET Attendee count: 34 attendees Join us on March 11 for a livestream viewing of the ACLU’s launch…

February 2017 Important Local Events and Opportunities to Learn and Lead

Gus Bickford, Massachusetts Democratic Party Chairman will make two appearances on the Cape this month presenting “Action plans to protect our democracy.” CAMPAIGN TRAINING SIGN UP Cape & Islands Stronger Together Saturday, February 25, 10:00am-5:00pm Cape Space, 100 Independence Drive, Hyannis, MA 02601 Please note that capacity for this training is limited. Space will be…

Cape Codders – Help get this survey out

This group needs feedback  to help assess and demonstrate the NEED for Pre-K here on Cape Cod. Please share; help them find people who use or benefit from Universal Pre-K. CIVIC in collaboration with Fair Shot kicked off an initiative to explore bringing Universal Pre-K to the Cape and Island communities. If you have a…

Romanian president refuses to name Sevil Shhaideh as country’s 1st female Muslim prime minister — Women in the World in Association with The New York Times – WITW

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis has rejected Sevil Shhaideh, the left-wing candidate for prime minister. Shhaideh […] via Romanian president refuses to name Sevil Shhaideh as country’s 1st female Muslim prime minister — Women in the World in Association with The New York Times – WITW