Janice gives much of her time trying to make life better for working people and people of color in her community, in her union and in the world.
"There is hope, [when] young people lead us in a march for justice, for jobs, to have the courage to stand up."
Yesterday Nugent proved that he has no respect for the president, nor for those who fell victim to the country's unchecked wave of gun chaos.
Now is the time to bring about meaningful change and mobilize progressives to support those fighting for change.
"Speaking is difficult, but I need to say something important," Giffords told the senators. "Violence is a big problem. Too many children are dying."
Thousands of people traveled to Washington on Satuday, Jan. 26, for a national March for Gun Control. Here is one marcher's reflections on the day.
Senate offices are getting buried under tens of thousands of letters and a huge coalition has managed to spur one million calls into the Capitol.
Marchers will gather at 10 a.m. at the Capitol Reflecting Pool on 3rd St. NW.
From the White House to anti-violence groups, it's widely agreed that grassroots mobilizing holds the key.
Once again violence has shattered a place of innocence, and an elementary school in Connecticut takes on the appearance of a battlefield.