Given the veracity of the attacks on women’s rights just this year alone, it’s hard not to feel like we’re always playing defense–responding to the latest outrageous legislative over-reach or assault on established civil rights protections. And in many ways we have been, but the truth is until women and progressives start going on the offense, start actively working to change the terms of the conversation, none of these attacks are going to stop and they may only get worse.
Darcy Burner, candidate for U.S. House of Representatives in Washington offers up a rousing call to action here, and what’s best of all. It’s doable.
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