Contributed by Paige Barnett. Trump violates campaign finance laws by paying hush money to two women and instructs his attorney to lie about it to congress; an indictable offense. Resistance: Impeach now?  Pelosi: No.  Trump refuses to divest himself of his daily on-going business deals, which are conflicts of interest to his oath of office to the presidency; a violation of the Emoluments Clause of the U.S.Constitution.  Resistance: How about ...
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Contributed by Amara Willey. “If the people lead, the leaders will follow” was given new energy as the season tried to turn from summer to autumn in September. Coinciding with United Nations Week and preceding the U.N. Climate Summit, Swedish student and environmental activist Greta Thunberg spoke at the U.N., inspiring global protests of more than 4 million people. Climate Strike, the third of its kind this year, was a ...
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/ Activist Spotlight, Environment
The following speech was given by Niya Maniez-Wassegiig, a South Hunterdon High School senior, at the recent Climate Strike held in Lambertville. We offer this with gratitude to both our next-generation of leaders and all Indigenous people as protectors of the earth.  Aaniin, Hello, I would like to thank everyone who came to the climate strike today. I am Niya Maniez-Wassegiig and I am a tribal member of Wikwemikong First ...
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/ Environment, Racism
Contributed by Deb Kline. There are more than 370 million indigenous people worldwide across 90 countries Indigenous peoples are 5% of the world’s population but account for 15% of the world’s extreme poor There exist more than 5.000 indigenous communities and that speak around 4.000 different languages Indigenous peoples encompass approximately 22% of the world’s land surface and are estimated to hold 80% of the planet’s biodiversity According to the ...
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/ Civil Rights, Human rights
 Contributed by Amara Willey.  If you live in Hunterdon County and you’re thinking of skipping this election, think again. There’s a hotly contested race for sheriff that needs our attention. Tell your friends and neighbors to get out there and vote. The incumbent sheriff, Fred Brown, was recently the only New Jersey sheriff to go to the White House in support of President Donald Trump’s lobbying efforts to pass legislation ...
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/ GOTV 2019, GOTV 2020
Contributed by Deb Kline. In Doylestown on a very warm, late summer Sunday, close to 50 people participated in the pilot training of Changing the Conversation – Bucks (CTC). CTC offers a new model for canvassing – one based in dialogue, personal stories, active listening and discussion about what’s important to the people who opened the door to CTC canvassers.  Adam Barnabel-Fried, director of CTC, and several of his team ...
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/ Canvassing
Ready to get busy? Check out our Action Group Activities and Opportunities to Get Involved! Environmental Action Team Update – Lambertville is a hub of environmental action fueled by volunteers and we are only getting started! Indivisible LNH members and community allies have fought climate change this year with tenacity and innovation. Below is only a snapshot of the incredible work folks like YOU have been up to! PennEast – ...
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