Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Baltimore Activist Alert -- September 29 - October 1, 2022

61] Phone bank for Brooke – Sept. 29 – Oct. 1

62] Knock on doors for Brooke – Sept. 29 – Oct. 1

63] Knock on doors for Democrats – Sept. 29 - 30

64] Outer Space is for all – Sept. 29

65] A Rising Generation Sept. 29

66] Emergency call on Yemen – Sept. 29

67] Discuss the Yemen Truce Sept. 29

68] Time to Care Coalition meeting – Sept. 29

69] Pass a Local Resolution – Sept. 29

70] United Workers open house – Sept. 29

71] Temporary Assistance for Needy Families workshop Sept. 29

72] Take Action phone bank Sept. 29

73] Social Media Power Hour with Team Fetterman – Sept. 29

74] Our Revolution phone bank – Sept. 29

75] Egypt violates basic human rights Sept. 29

76] Get Money Out - Maryland Teleconference – Sept. 29

77] Midterms Victory Team Call – Sept. 29


61] – On Thurs., Sept. 29 through Sat., Oct. 1 from 10 AM to 8 PM ET, phone bank for Brooke Lierman for comptroller.  Can you spare a few hours to phone bank for Brooke? You can do it from your home and you will be sent a list and a script!  Once you sign up, an organizer will reach out directly to you and get you your phone book and a training if you need it! Register at


62] – Do some Door Knocking for Brooke in Your Neighborhood, hosted by Brooke 2Lierman for Comptroller.  Sign up for Thurs., Sept. 29 through Sat., Oct 1.  The door knocking takes place from 10 AM to 8 PM ET. Canvass in your community and share Brooke's vision to transform the Comptroller's office to work for every Marylander. YOU CAN DO THIS ON YOUR OWN TIME. Once you sign up, the team will follow up with everything you will need to knock doors including materials, a t-shirt, stickers, and a quick training. Register at


63] – Baltimore City - Knock on doors with the MD Dems Coordinated Campaign, hosted by the Maryland Democratic Party through Fri., Sept. 30.  Meet at 415 N. Howard St., Suite G-1, Baltimore 21201.  Knock on doors and talk to our neighbors this weekend to make sure voters are engaged and excited to vote for Wes Moore, Senator Chris Van Hollen, Brooke Lierman, Anthony Brown, and the rest of the democratic slate. The canvassing shifts are on Thurs., Sept. 29 and Fri., Sept. 30 from 10 AM to 1 PM, 1 to 4 PM and 4 to 7 PM ET.  Sign up at


65] – The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival [] hopes you will join the national text banking program to unleash the power of our vote! This is a 50-day final push with the national voter outreach program to ensure that the poor and low-income voters are a deciding factor in the upcoming midterm elections. Volunteer to make phone calls, send texts, knock on doors and canvass neighborhoods to make sure that poor & low-income people both have the tools they need to register to vote & have a voting plan. From Thurs., Sept. 29 through Nov. 3 starting at 10 AM ET. Sign up at


64] – Basel Peace Office [] wants you to join in an event on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 11 AM ET -- For Outer Space to remain our common good. There is a need for parliamentary action to protect outer space for peace and the common benefit/security of humanity. This webinar will focus on the role of parliaments and parliamentarians in protecting space for peace and our common heritage. It will draw upon information, recommendations, and examples of effective policy from the Outer Space section of the joint publication Assuring our Common Future: A guide to parliamentary action in support of disarmament for security and sustainable development. RSVP at


65] – The Campaign for Peace, Disarmament & Common Security [] is hosting a webinar on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 2 PM ET -- RISING GENERATION ORGANIZERS & ADVOCATES.  They will expound on the Ukraine War, Climate Chaos, Building Democracy & International Solidarity. Register at The CPDCS concluded that it and others should be learning from the rising generation of organizers and advocates.


66] – Maha Khan [] wants you to know that the ceasefire in Yemen will expire in a few days. So join an emergency call Thurs., Sept. 29 at 2 PM ET with CODEPINK. There hasn't been any movement towards renewing it. Join a 30-minute rapid action call to demand that Congress pass a War Powers Resolution for Yemen and end U.S. support for the Saudi-UAE led war! RSVP at


67] – Massachusetts Peace Action [] is hosting a program on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 4 PM ET to discuss the Yemen Truce which expires on October 2.  For the past 6 months a fragile ceasefire in Yemen has been holding. This Thursday, September 29 is a national day of action on Yemen. Join together and call on members of congress to impress on them the urgency of supporting and giving visibility to the war powers resolutions that have been filed in the House and Senate. The war in Yemen has been raging for over 7 years. The last 6 months is the first period during the war that the people of Yemen have not been relentlessly bombed by Saudi Arabia, with US help. We cannot allow Saudi Arabia to start bombing them again! Sign up at


68] – The Time to Care Coalition [] is inviting you on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 4 PM ET to a full coalition meeting. Regan Vaughan will provide an overview of the regulatory process in Maryland, which is important as the implementation phase of Paid Family and Medical Leave will take place. Register at


69] – Learn How to Pass a Local Resolution in Response to the January 6 Investigation, a Virtual Meeting, hosted by January 6 Hearings on Thursdays from 4:30 to 5:30 PM EDT.  Passing local resolutions helps build momentum on a local, state and national level to protect our freedom to vote from ongoing efforts by Trump and MAGA Republicans to sabotage our elections.


  The bipartisan January 6th Select Committee has shown that Trump and his MAGA allies planned, promoted, and paid for a criminal conspiracy to overturn an election they knew they’d lost. Trump and his MAGA allies continue to work to sabotage future elections by changing state laws, threatening state officials and packing election administration offices so that they can have the final say over election results – even when they lose. This event will continue through Nov. 17.  Sign up for the Sept. 29 webinar at


70] – United Workers [] is holding a hybrid open house on Thurs., Sept. 29 from 6 to 8 PM ET. Come early at 5:30 PM ET for dinner and fellowship at 2239 Kirk Ave., Baltimore 21218.  Or join via zoom.‌ ‌‌Register at


71] -- The Metro DC DSA [] is hoping you will attend a workshop about reforming TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) and how to improve it in D.C. on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 6 PM ET.  RSVP at


72] – Progressive Maryland wants you to do a Take Action Phone Bank on Thurs., Sept. 29 from 6 to 8 PM. Join every Thursday through Nov. 3 to call or text for one of the endorsed candidates! Register at


73] – Get with a Social Media Power Hour with Team Fetterman, organized by John Fetterman for Senate on Thurs., Sept. 29 from 6:30  to 7:30 PM ET. It will also take place on Oct. 6 and Oct. 13 from 6:30 to 7:30 PM ET. Get a messaging update from the campaign, a light training to hone social media skills, and some fun prompts. Every week's power hour will have a unique theme you're not going to want to miss. Register at


74]Our Revolution [] would like you to phone bank on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 PM ET. There are more than 8 million voters across the country who identify as progressive. These numbers suggest progressives can win at every level of government, but the voters must go to the polls! Sign up to join the Our Revolution phone bank force at

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75] –Massachusetts Peace Action [] wants you to know about a human rights defender. On Thurs., Sept.  29 from 7 to 8 PM ET, meet Ramy Shaath, an Egyptian-Palestinian who spent more than two years in an Egyptian prison.  The webinar will also feature Céline Lebrun-Shaath. After their success in organizing a Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) chapter in Cairo, Ramy and Céline were targeted by Egypt’s repressive regime. Céline was deported in the middle of the night, and Ramy was kidnapped, disappeared, and sent to prison without charge.  Céline organized a worldwide campaign for Ramy’s freedom. He would be deported to France. Register at


76] – Charlie [] indicates there will be a special meeting on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 7:30 PM ET. Get Money Out of Maryland has been fighting for fair elections since 2013. We now face escalating crises because election deniers are impervious to the thorough and repeated debunking of the Big Lie.  To join the GMOM Teleconference, dial 1 301 715 8592 with a meeting ID of 931 3066 2622. The password is 173976. Or you could join by Zoom: Tasks will be assigned and volunteers will be mobilized for the campaign to defeat election deniers.


77] – Mike Fox for Progressive Democrats of America [] is hoping you will be on the Campaign Team Call on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 9 PM ET. This is a Midterms Victory Team Call. There is the possibility that the fascists will be defeated in their plan to take over the House and Senate with people voting for progressives like John Fetterman, Katie Porter, Maxwell Frost, and others. PDA believes this: "If we talk to enough voters, we win. If we don't, the pundits win."  Join this call, and you'll leave energized and organized! RSVP at


To be continued.


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