Here are a few ways to stay informed during this volatile period. Now is a time for strategy, vigilance and preparation.

Heather Cox Richardson

Heather Cox Richardson is a political historian who uses facts and history to make observations about contemporary American politics. She posts very relevant historical analysis on FB on Thursdays. Not on FB? You can subscribe to her newsletter here. 

How to Stop a Power Grab

As democracy hangs in the balance, activists are drawing lessons from the study of civil resistance. / 

Van Jones

What if a US presidential candidate refuses to concede after an election?

IOWA DEMOCRATIC PARTY … Thoughts and debates on a way forward.

From Amber Gustafson:

Iowa Democrats’ Listening Posts

Iowa Dems – let’s chat!! I have created six listening posts for the week after the holiday to hear from YOU!

Choose as many sessions as you like: Rural Organizing, Running for Office, Underrepresented Voices, Addressing Harassment, Messaging, Caucuses and let’s hash this out!

Click here to join forum/s!

Bill Brauch

Eight lessons of election week 2020 in Iowa

posted from Bleeding Heartland
Bill Brauch is a former Iowa Democratic Party State Central Committee member and Third District Central Committee chair. -promoted by Laura Belin

JD Scholten

Scholten: ‘Year-Round Organizing’ A Must For Iowa Democrats

posted from Iowa Starting Line
Posted November 17th, 2020 at 10:32am

Brett W Copeland

Change in the Iowa Democratic Party must start at the top

posted from Bleeding Heartland
Brett W. Copeland is the Chair of the Dickinson County Democrats 


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Activate Iowa

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