Trump On Verge of Using National Emergency Powers. Prime Time Speech Tonight. This is VERY Scary.

Two weeks ago, citing a Brennan Justice Center report, Retake blogged about how Trump could use emergency powers to do all kinds of undemocratic, borderline fascist actions.  Well. Trump is  now floating the idea of bypassing Congress, declaring a national emergency and using military funding to build the wall. This could well also be a…

Retake Launches Statewide Roundhouse Rapid Response Network: JOIN & SHARE

The post includes a report on Thursday’s packed Roundhouse meeting and the launch of our Response Network. Joining the Network is your opportunity to be part of something extraordinary. No more 50th. With a Statewide Network advocating at the Roundhouse minimum wage increase, funding increase for early childhood, health security and more is possible:  IF…

Blue Wave Dems Wash Ashore in DC To Be Indoctrinated By Corporate Lobbyists

The New Blue Wave ran into a reality check as the Koch Brothers and other Corporatists laid out how its done in DC. We also include info on the scope of the Blue Wave in DC and a link to our new Roundhouse Advocacy Toolkit, with video training, tools, and more. Also listen in at…

Missile Strike. Comey Speaks! RNC Finance Chair Resigns, as the Walls Crumble. More on SFUAD and a Shocking Report on Evictions in the USA

Did you know that 250 Americans are evicted every hour. Did you know that the average age of a homeless person is 9? Today we report on the impact of evictions, a review of the Santa Fe SFUAD process and the five project designs advanced, and more on the crumbling Trump tyranny. Plus, a reprisal…

No Is Not Enough: A National Progressive Agenda Developing & Seattle Is Showing How to Do It Locally

Between the LEAP Manifesto outlined in Naomi Klein’s No Is Not Enough and Progressive Democrats of America’s People’s Platform, a progressive platform around which we can rally is emerging to hold the Democrats accountable and to galvanize our nation. Seattle has passed a city income tax on incomes over $250K generating $175M a year. Details.