E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, September 25, 2017

Organizer Tells Chapters To Keep The Faith

As constituents of two of Washington’s most high-profile Republican senators, Kentuckians enjoy a unique opportunity to impact national politics through the power of our vote. And in the world of politics, elected officials ignore their constituents at their own peril.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, July 13, 2017

Harry Neack and Resistance Summer

In May, the National Democratic Party launched Resistance Summer, essentially a return to a ’50-state solution’ to build local and state party ranks. Their first major action would be to sponsor a national training summit in Washington, DC; and the Kentucky Democratic Party recruited our Harry Neack to attend the summit, from which he has recently returned.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, May 11, 2017

Hundreds protest Barr’s support of AHCA

Some two hundred demonstrators on Tuesday evening gathered outside the University of Kentucky Hilary J. Boone Center while Barr spoke inside at a private meeting of the Lexington Medical Society.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, April 27, 2017

Raucous Group Greets Barr

U.S. Rep. Andy Barr was greeted with a firestorm of red “Disagree” signs and deafening boos in Lexington on Monday, April 24, during a packed town hall in Lafayette High School’s 600-seat auditorium.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, April 13, 2017

Message to Barr: Country Trumps Party!

Perfect weather and frequent honks of solidarity from passersby provided a festive backdrop to Indivisible Bluegrass’s “Country Trumps Party” rally in downtown Lexington on April 12. The rally, protesting Rep. Andy Barr’s 100 percent support of the Trump Agenda, took place in Triangle Park while the Congressman spoke at a Commerce Lexington luncheon at the nearby Hyatt Regency.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, Mar. 30, 2017

Empty Suits Town Hall

It was a pleasure to walk into the Kentucky Theater on Saturday, March 18, and see our members of Congress onstage, suited-up and waiting for our input (well, at least the suits were there). For an hour and a half, they listened quietly as some 150 constituents raised issues of election reform, islamophobia and anti-semitism, the environment, the Affordable Care Act, LGBTQ rights, science, religion and other topics of concern.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, March 16, 2017

Protest to Support Healthcare this Friday!

As we see our health care in danger of being ravaged, Indivisible Bluegrass is organizing a protest march in front of Central Baptist Hospital on Friday, March 17th, between 4 – 6 PM. We think St. Patrick would approve. As you know, Central Baptist is located on Nicholasville Road, one of the busiest thoroughfares in our city.

E-Newsletter: Resistance Report, March 3, 2017

Our story starts with a Lexington book club. Like the majority of Americans, none of the 15 club members had voted for Donald Trump, and they were angry and frustrated that someone who had expressed such animosity to the disabled, the poor, immigrants and others had been elected President of our nation.