This week in activism: raise your voice, network with activists and shake it off on the dance floor

Feeling frustrated with the state of your community, state and nation? Action is the antidote to despair. This week join an organization that fights for issues you care about, hold your elected officials accountable, keep the pipeline fight alive and dance off your stress for a good cause. […]

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This week in activism: Celebrate Juneteenth and fight for healthcare

Complacency getting you down? Get up, get out and get involved around Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. Fight to preserve a $10.10 minimum wage in Johnson County Canvass with CWJ for Johnson County minimum wage! Center for Worker Justice of Eastern Iowa (940 S Gilbert Ct) — Thursday, June 22 at 10 a.m. Join CWJ […]

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This week in political activism: May 8-May 14

Ready to take action to build the community, state and nation you want, but not sure what to do next? Here are some opportunities for political activism this week. Start local by getting to know your county supervisors and city council Cedar Rapids City Council meeting Cedar Rapids City Hall — Tuesday, May 9 at […]

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Bill that would enforce state minimum wage passes senate, heads to Branstad’s desk

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The Iowa state senate voted Monday to approve House File 295, a bill that takes authority from counties and cities and gives it to the state in several areas, including setting a minimum wage. […]

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