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On Civil Disobedience

Henry David Thoreau believed that there was a higher law that demands obedience from people. That higher law could be a god, love, peace, whatever. But there is also human law stemming from the government. In cases where the two are at odds, then the individual has a duty to disregard human law if it is unjust and violates the […]

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Utah Women’s March Schedule

There are a vast number of events going on to coincide with protests regarding Trump’s inauguration and the Women’s March on Washington. The national march is January 21, 2017  – Women’s March on Washington I have gathered the information on the local events I have found here for you to easily access the information and attend. January 20, 2017 Friday at […]

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Event Announcement: Geeky Social Justice Art Show!!

Are you a local artist that makes Geeky Art? Would you like to join Geeks4Justice in a Geeky Social Justice themed art show at Watchtower Cafe running June 9, 2017-July 2, 2017? If so please visit the invite to this event on Facebook. Artists will artists would have to be bound by Watchtower’s gallery show times/commission percentages. We are also […]

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100 Days of Resistance – Part 2

This is part 2 of a 4 part series.  You can read Part 1 right here. With 2017 just around the corner it is time for those of us who believe in human rights, the power of love, and the power of standing up for what we believe to begin to create our plan of action to resist and rebel against Trump and his administration.  This post has been designed with the idea to provide you with 100 different actions that you can participate in during the first 100 days of Trump’s administration.  These acts will vary in difficulty and participation level, some can be done with others, some are solo missions.  All will help us resist the Trump administration. […]

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Dear President-elect Trump

I did not write this letter.  It was posted on social media by a friend and I had to share it: Dear President-elect Trump, I understand that it hurts to see a beloved symbol defaced, but, sometimes, destroying a symbol is the best way to protect the heartfelt belief the symbol represents. The flag represents freedom, an idea that American’s […]