Link Love for GET OUT THE VOTE DAY

The last day to vote is Tuesday.  Have you made sure all the good people in your life have the information they need to vote and have figured out a plan to get to the polling place if they haven’t voted yet?  (Have you made a plan to vote?)

I’ll be out canvassing with my sister.  DH is picking up signs for polling places for our congressional candidate and AG candidate from a nearby city.  Reader FF is canvassing too!

I’ll also be canvassing. I was really dreading it initially, but felt very energized by the positive feedback–some people even thanked us for doing this. Living in a reddish part of a purple district, it’s been good for me to see that there are others in my area who think as I do and are very enthusiastic about voting for Democrats (and voting out Republicans). I was told that GOTV canvassing is the most fun you’ll have canvassing. At this point, it’s more about getting supporters to actually vote, and less about convincing people. So I hope that you’ll be pleasantly surprised.

If you google “volunteer” and then either your senate candidate or your governor candidate, chances are they have a good ground game and a cell phone app that can get you hooked up this weekend.

If Fort Bend goes blue

Abe Lincoln’s republican party

Thread about the rise of Nazism in 1933 The parallels to today…

Related:  Guns did not help Jewish people in Germany

More families were separated than originally reported

Birthright citizenship case

I can’t believe Lindsey Graham said this (literal jaw drop):

Girls suing for the right to wear pants in a public charter in the US

Fascism in Brazil

Message to the Media on reporting objective facts

Trump cancels program to fight domestic terror

How facebook is melting the minds of our elders

Here are the idiots behind the dumb scheme to accuse robert nueller of sexual harassment

The following is a really good explainer about why Ken Paxton is able to run for AG despite being under indictment for insider trading (if you watched the Jon Oliver segment and had so many questions):

 

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