We talked to Chris Kluwe, Brendon Ayanbadejo, and Donte’ Stallworth about politically active athletes and why more aren’t.
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"But Poehler does something else in this speech that I think is both genuinely important and great life advice. She argues that activism has been important to her because it’s been one of the things she’s found that’s best for ‘meeting like-minded people who become your travelers in life.’"
— Amy Poehler gives some amazing advice on how activism makes for the best friendships.
Beginning at noon today, the progressive community will focus for 24 solid hours on the Keystone battle, shooting for half a million emails to the Senate—the most concentrated burst of environmental advocacy this millennium. We’ll know if it works if the Democrats who control the chamber do one simple thing: back their president.