Missoula Vigil for Charlottesville: Recap, Call to Action & Resources

Thank you to all who came out yesterday, but the work continues today. As we talked about at the vigil, the racism and anti-semitism on display at Charlottesville is not an isolated incident. In fact, it has been occurring and continues to occur on a daily basis in Montana. We know that we want to … More Missoula Vigil for Charlottesville: Recap, Call to Action & Resources

Have Questions? Ask Your Friendly Missoula Resistance Librarian!

Guest Post from Missoula Resistance Library (Image credit: Sorvala) Dear Resistance Members, Are you currently: Writing a letter to your editor and need data to back up your argument? Looking for information to share with your representative? Wondering how to verify if a news story is based in reality or alternative-facts?   Trying to figure … More Have Questions? Ask Your Friendly Missoula Resistance Librarian!

CIVIC TITHING & COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE

Many of our local organizations are financially strained or face uncertain financial certainty. What do we do about it? Step up, protect our non-profits through financial giving and volunteering and continue protect our community members. One option is through Civic Tithing. Civic tithing is from the Old English term for “one-tenth”, tithing has traditionally meant … More CIVIC TITHING & COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE

NATIONAL CALL-IN DAY TO SAVE MEDICARE & HEALTHCARE: Wednesday, June 14th.

  We need you to take 5 minutes call. Here’s why. The healthcare repeal bill will: Include over $800 BILLION in cuts to Medicaid, 23 million people will lose health coverage. Provide massive tax breaks to the wealthy and 1%. Seniors, children and people with disabilities will lose valuable funding. Nursing homes and group homes … More NATIONAL CALL-IN DAY TO SAVE MEDICARE & HEALTHCARE: Wednesday, June 14th.

Feeling Frustrated? This “Un-Conference” Can Help!

The special election yesterday highlighted how polarized our communities have become. I’ve already seen several Risers suggest proactive responses that make me proud to be a member of this group. THANK YOU to everyone who helps make our resistance an inspiring, affirming, and fiercely optimistic source of positive energy during these challenging times! I wanted … More Feeling Frustrated? This “Un-Conference” Can Help!

Missoula Rises Monthly Meeting: Thursday, May 18th 6:00 pm

Missoula Rises Monthly Meeting tomorrow night at 6:00 – 7:30 pm in the Community Room at Imagine Nation Brewing. Special Guest, Shawn Reagor from MHRN will be joining us. 🙂 On the Agenda: 1. Subgroup Updates a. Media: Anne Anne W. Hanson? b. Dem Process & Legislative Watch (DPLW) Mary Coar? c. Education & Kindness … More Missoula Rises Monthly Meeting: Thursday, May 18th 6:00 pm