Once again, the Southern Poverty Law Center is entreating people to call their Congresspeople and ask them to take an official stand against the appointment of Stephen Bannon as Trump’s “chief strategist.” This takes just minutes to do. You can easily find their contact information here:
If you are shy on the phone or don’t know what to say, here is a mock script you can follow or tailor to your liking:
Is this a longshot? Maybe. But anyone who lived through the ‘90s can tell you that appointments can be stopped if there is enough outcry. You can read more about the issue here:
Furthermore, there’s definitely nothing to stop him if we don’t even try. Not trying due to defeatism or worse, laziness, is a true test of how much we’re willing to take a stand against the worst a Trump regime can offer. If we aren’t even willing to try, no wonder we ended up this way.