There’s no doubt that we’re in the midst of a battle between good and evil. Between systemic oppression and daily attacks against democracy itself, the destructive forces being unleashed at this moment in history are mind-boggling.
But we are not standing idly by while environmental protections are dismantled, essential agencies are gutted, citizens are threatened with deportation or execution, and human rights are assaulted. We — you, me, our communities — are fighting back.
The stories of resistance and resilience are gaining ground: Students organizing against gun violence, communities turning out to vote in record numbers, tens of thousands of people hitting the streets to protest injustice, the list goes on.