Yesterday, I said to @waltshaub that organizing for an election is “easy.”
He called me out a little on it, which was smart.
Overnight, I realized that as someone who org’d a mass mobilization and has trained 1000s of women to organize, I should share some thoughts.
I know folks at the top of the @IndivisibleTeam. They’re awesome.
You’ll meet astonishing people along the way
Personal note: I have trained women on how to use their voices for change over the past three years. I always account for personal safety when I suggest this.
HOWEVER, most of us waste our interpersonal interactions a lot for fear of offending others.
A few thoughts on this:
-Get used to the idea that not everyone is going to like you. Trust me, it’s ok.
They cannot crush our hope and our spirits unless we let them.
We can do this. We MUST. Get to it.
2020: Blue or Bust